Problem of the Week
Problem of the Week

Problem of the Week (5) 

Divide the following region into 4 congruent shapes (the shape is created by joining 3 congruent squares) (Credits to IMOmath) Email your answer to Paris Suksmith/Aarit Bhattacharya/Zach Marinov or post…

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Antibiotics: From Saviour to Traitor 

Prior to the beginning of the twentieth century, disease ravaged the world. Even in industrialized countries, it remained a nightmare. In 1900, the average global life expectancy stood at a…

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Ageing: Unexplainable? 

It is cruel that the longer we live on this earth, the less we can enjoy it. The mythical prince Tithonus of Troy was made immortal, a gift to his…

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Tu Youyou 

(Image Credit: Bengt Nyman) Tu Youyou is one of the least known but yet most accomplished scientists. Despite winning the Nobel prize in Medicine in 2015, she still does not…

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How to get up early: the secrets 

There’s plenty of good advice about adopting good sleeping habits: switching off your phone an hour before bed, checking your sleep cycles and even just making sure you get enough…