December 6, 2019

There are not enough scientists in Africa. How can we turn this around?

January 8, 2020

The myth of the lone genius

January 9, 2020

Biodiversity heroes: The teenagers saving Madagascar’s wildlife

January 13, 2020
Performance management — captured here in photographs from Frank Gilbreth — has long contributed to ill health in researchers.Credit: Kheel Centre

The mental health of PhD researchers demands urgent attention

January 14, 2020
Doctor takes temperature of a girl.

Humans are cooling down so average body temperature is no longer 37°C

Humans are cooling down so average body temperature is no longer 37°C Everybody knows that the average human body temperature is 37°C – but everybody is […]
January 15, 2020

Addressing Africa’s Skills Mismatch

Africa’s youth bulge is a major asset, with the potential to drive growth and development for decades to come. But if the continent’s young people are […]
February 17, 2020

DEDICATION TO BEING EXCEPTIONAL

DEDICATION TO BEING EXCEPTIONAL: THE STORY OF THE YOUNG GHANAIAN SCIENTIST WHO WON EVERYTHING AfroScience Team For many young Africans, the dream of acquiring postgraduate degrees […]
March 13, 2020

From Pig Farm to the British Parliament: The Girl Who Never Gave Up

March 30, 2020

Is a PhD truly worth it

Is a PhD truly worth it? By Jeffrey Okundi Over the last couple of months, I have asked myself this question so many times: is it […]
April 7, 2020

Driven by the Failures of a Continent

Driven by the Failures of a Continent The mass of African youth is getting frustrated. Challenges with poverty, poor education, unemployment, health, violence, and general lack […]
April 20, 2020

COVID-19: Unleashing the Potential of African Traditional Medicine

Okweesi Aggrey, PhD
April 27, 2020

Treating Cancer: Where Curiosity Leads

Treating Cancer: Where Curiosity Leads It is often said that curiosity killed the cat. What we are not often told is that no development in human […]