Making Great Strides in STEM

Situated along the winding roads of Jalan Ranau, swallowed up by lush greeneries and almost amongst the cloud mist, is the small but mighty SK Koporingan.  A modest school with only 59 students and 13 staff teachers, SK Koporingan has taken great strides in being recognised as one of the “Cluster Schools of Excellence” in… Read More

Hunting for Water using Space Tech/ Mencari Air dengan Teknologi Angkasa

Klik sini untuk versi Bahasa Malaysia 18.4.18 Mencari air dengan teknologi angkasa In the highlands of Kiulu are Kampung Bungalio and Kotunuan Baru, themselves surrounded by undulating hills. The combined population of 500 residents here had been steadily relying on gravity water supply, till the 2015 Ranau earthquake.   The quake had affected the raw water… Read More

Connecting the Dots for Innovation

Against the majestic, panoramic view of Mount Kinabalu is the quaint village of Mesilau, about six kilometres from Kundasang town. Kundasang is long known to be the vegetable hub of Sabah. The vegetable stalls in town are always bustling with local and foreign visitors, including those coming from Sarawak and Brunei.   Vegetable farms and… Read More

Ucapan: Sambutan Hari Meteorologi Sedunia 2018, Pelancaran RakanMET

  UCAPAN PERASMIAN OLEH  YB DATUK SERI PANGLIMA WILFRED MADIUS TANGAU MENTERI SAINS, TEKNOLOGI DAN INOVASI   SEMPENA  SAMBUTAN HARI METEOROLOGI SEDUNIA 2018 DAN PELANCARAN APLIKASI RakanMET    23 MAC 2018 (JUMAAT) 2.55 PETANG PUSAT OPERASI CUACA DAN GEMPA BUMI SABAH, LAPANGAN TERBANG ANTARABANGSA KOTA KINABALU Terima kasih Saudara Pengacara Majlis,   Prof. Madya. Dr.… Read More

Investment opportunities in the Bioeconomy/ Peluang Pelaburan dalam Bioekonomi

Klik sini untuk versi Bahasa Malaysia: 21.3.18 Peluang Pelaburan Dalam Bioekonomi The Sabah Development Corridor (SDC) has just celebrated its 10th anniversary. Launched in 2008, Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman announced that this project has recorded RM 165 billion in cumulative investment as of January this year. He also said that Sabah has already… Read More

Can STEM Help Tackle Obesity?

Just a few days into the New Year, I was heading home to Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Traveling back and forth has long been a routine. If I have time to kill at the airport, I would habitually visit the book store and pick up interesting titles.   This time an extraordinary… Read More