Special reports

It’s easy to take language for granted, but the three 2017 Student of the Year Linguist Award winners understand its importance.
Learning about the pleasures and hardships of running one's own company from Dennis Kwan (third from right), founder of QBS System
Hong Kong Science & Technology Park (HKSTP) is the place to be, and its annual Career Expo is just one of many events you wouldn’t want to miss.
The students interviewed Tommie Lo (middle), founder of Prologue Online Tutorial
In Hong Kong, most students seem to believe that private tuition is a necessity and spend hours at the tuition centre each day, often staying until midnight. However, there is now an innovative alternative to the drudgery of attending these tutorial classes.
Aspiring student reporters pose for a photo to conclude the day-long programme.
Career paths are changing with many new opportunities being created by the fast technological developments of our days. Hong Kong Science and Technology Park organised the Science Park Career Expo – the largest expo featuring the innovation and technology sector – to showcase these changes and give...
Many universities, companies and governments around the world are working hard to unleash the potential of 3D printing.
It's not pretty, but slime mould is proving to be very smart.
Humans have long known how important fungus is. But what about mould? Do you think it can be helpful to humans? To students from City University of Hong Kong, the answer is "yes".
A banana is a healthy snack, but it can be hard to finish a bunch before they go soft and squishy - unless you know the secret to keeping them in tip-top shape.
Best place for a selfie? Inside this snazzy Audi.
Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition, 2015 is on in Shanghai
Although a digital camera is a useful tool for social networking or for fun, there are hidden threats.
What comes to mind when I say "Sri Lanka"? A famous tea producer? Beautiful beaches? For me, it's the tragic 2004 tsunami.
When people talk about quality, many associate it with product quality, which is a huge concern worldwide. However, besides product quality, companies also monitor service quality.