New solar cells boost efficiency to record high
25 April 2022
HK and UK scientists collaborate to improve the efficiency of perovskite solar cells.
Croucher Science Week school programme extended
20 April 2022
Hands on activities and science shows available until 22 May.
A 65-million-year-old detective story
19 April 2022
This year Hong Kong plans to host a symposium of paleontological researchers.
Croucher Foundation Eighth Report 2016–2021
14 April 2022
Find out how Croucher Foundation performed over this six year period.
Professor Ronald Ma and his team examine type 1 diabetes among adults.
Croucher Science Week: Dr Stephanie Ma
30 March 2022
Dr Stephanie Ma Kwai Yee on explaining complex science simply.
Professor Wang Xunli speaks about his collaboration with CAS.
Physicists manipulate magnetism with light
25 March 2022
Croucher caught up with Dr Adrian Po to discuss his recent research.
Hong Kong scientists reveal massive tropical carbon loss
23 March 2022
Carbon loss has doubled over the past two decades due to excessive forest removal.
The 99 per cent
21 March 2022
Professor Ng Siew Chien uses gut microbiome for medical diagnostics and therapeutics.
Professor Sun Hongzhe used silver nitrate and colistin to overcome drug-resistant pathogens.
New facet of DNA mismatch repair discovered
16 March 2022
Scientists show that the mechanism has a role in non-replication associated repair processes.
How COVID-19 causes inflammation in blood vessels
15 March 2022
Study shows how coronavirus triggers inflammation
The Omicron variant is tested on five different surfaces.
Building a new facility for marine biology in Hong Kong
11 March 2022
The Swire Institute of Marine Science is a research facility of HKU.
High fidelity genome editing technique developed
10 March 2022
The new technique can improve the accuracy of genome editing significantly.
Gut bacteria may be linked to a person’s risk of developing long COVID.
New ‘WavyOcean’ platform helps visualise marine data
8 March 2022
The platform will facilitate marine research work and offer valuable data to policy makers.
In conversation with four leading women scientists
8 March 2022
Croucher Foundation spoke to four leading women scientists about gender equality.