Throwback to the time Reprolab took a break from doing science... to look for wildlife outdoors!
Dr. P doing the honours for the 1st group photo taken as we were heading off from Buona Vista mrt. Spot our newest PhD student, Adrian from ETH!
Reached the former railway line!
Last stop, Singapore Quarry! See everyone next time for our next lab outing.
Congratulations to Huiqing for receiving the Best Graduate Researcher award from DBS!
Her poster (pictured below) has been put up at at S16 Level 3, outside of LT31.
Last friday, ReproLab organised a lab field trip to Pasir Ris park! We were happy to introduce Dr Moritz Gold, our visitor from ETH zurich, to our local flora and fauna. Also spot Shao Yang, our incoming Honours student, and Rebecca, our new research assistant, joining us for the first time!
We explored both the mangrove boardwalk and the beach.
Here are some of the interesting critters we spotted:
The trip ended with lab lunch and a birthday surprise for Tyrone (who is now our PhD student). Happy (belated) Birthday Tyrone, may your PhD journey be fulfilling and rewarding. Till next time!
Dr. P was interviewed by HerWorld magazine as a mini-series 'Call of The Wild' which features inspiring women who are championing wildlife conservation efforts in Singapore. Click below for the link to the original article where Dr. P talks about her journey in a STEM career.
At 2 long years, we were finally able to physically gather to celebrate someone's birthday! Happy Birthday Huiqing🎉🎉🎉! May you have many happy returns on your special day! Surprise successful 😎
Repro lab recently got featured on DBS's graduate corporate video! Click the link below to see our very own Master's student Hillary and Research Assistant Yong Jen in action within the insectary!
And here are the fun behind the scenes shots of the filming process!
Dr. P was featured on Ethiroli, a Current Affairs based programme under a local Tamil TV channel - Vasantham, where she shared about how black soldier flies could help tackle Singapore's food waste problem.
Watch the full episode on meWATCH here.
P.S: It's so exciting to see our research being shared in a different language! Awesome work, Dr. P!
Happy Valentine’s Day! Today, Cheryl Tan from The Straits Times covered some interesting mating rituals of our lovely invertebrate friends, including Reprolab's Sepsid flies and dung beetles 😍
Read the article here
Dr. P spoke to Rhianne Lovell-Boland from Money FM 89.3 this week and shared more about our Black Soldier Fly (BSF) research collaboration, explaining how Singapore could solve complex food waste problems with the help of insects like the BSFs. Thanks to Sustainable Singapore for featuring us!
Listen to the podcast here.