The Asian Scientist 100
University of Tokyo
Suwa was conferred the 2018 Duke of Edinburgh Prize for his contributions to our understanding of human evolution through the analysis of the 4.4 million-year-old Ardipithecus ramidus and other hominin fossils. (Photo: University of Tokyo)
2019 Edition Of Asian Scientist 100 Announced
Each year, Asian Scientist Magazine highlights 100 outstanding thinkers and innovators from Asia who are pushing the envelope with their research.
UN: High Rates Of Maternal Deaths In Myanmar Among Migrants, Refugees
Lack of access to reproductive healthcare in Myanmar has led to high rates of maternal deaths and unplanned pregnancies among the country's displaced and refugee populations, say health experts.
Rice Gene Discovery Linked To Larger Roots
A team of scientists in the Philippines has discovered a rice gene that increases plant root growth and phosphorus uptake in nutrient-poor soil.
Exploring The Impact Of Technology On Accounting
Associate Professor Seow Poh Sun of the SMU School of Accountancy works at the intersection of accounting, information technology and human behaviour.
ASEAN Sec-Gen Highlights Japan’s Role In ASEAN’s Growth
A more integrated East Asia is needed in the era of globalization, said the ASEAN Secretary General Surin Pitsuwan.