Leonard Chng


Leonard graduated from Monash University with a degree in communications. He enjoys reading about science and nature.

Stories by Leonard Chng

Turning Sunrays Into Gold

Ms. Tetchi Cruz-Capellan, founder of the Philippine Solar Power Alliance and CEO of SunAsia Energy, harvests the sun to power the Philippines.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Professor Ng Huck Hui

What makes a stem cell a stem cell? Executive Director of the Genome Institute of Singapore Professor Ng Huck Hui takes a technology-driven approach to find out.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Bruno Reversade

Dr. Bruno Reversade's research has taken him to Jordan, India and Singapore where he hunts down the genes behind rare diseases.

Asia’s Rising Scientists: Vincent Tan

Assistant Professor Vincent Tan tackles the “fiendishly difficult” problem of optimal communication, all the while juggling professional and family life.

Asia’s Rising Scientists: Peipei Setoh

Are babies a tabula rasa or do they have an inbuilt moral compass? Peipei Setoh, an assistant professor at NTU hopes to find out.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Virginia Cha

Veteran tech entrepreneur Professor Virginia Cha shares her advice for making it big in Asia, and beyond.

Swissnex To Close Singapore Office

Swissnex Singapore, which has facilitated research and education collaborations over the past 11 years, will close at the end of this year.

Calling All Hackers: MIT Hacking Medicine@SG Now Open

Whether you're a student, programmer, clinician, designer or engineer, MIT Hacking Medicine@SG wants you and your ideas!

Thailand Reports First MERS Case

Thailand's first MERS patient is believed to have brought in the disease from Oman and not South Korea.