1 December 2020

1 December 2020 Lev Horodyskyj Founder Welcome to the revamped Science Voices website!  We’ve been hard at work during the past year on pivoting in the face of global crisis.  In our earlier incarnation, we were focused on training teachers in the developing...

Infrastructure Gap

Infrastructure Gap Tags: Indonesia My Fulbright field location, Khairun University in North Maluku, Indonesia, was a deliberate choice. When I initially applied for the program, I had intended to work on an island on the outskirts of mainstream Indonesian society,...

Island Time

Island Time Tags: Indonesia Flexibility. That is the key to surviving Indonesia, I was told at my Fulbright Scholar orientation in Jakarta in early February. Things operate at their own pace and in their own time. I was familiar with this concept based on traveling...

Working Around Innumeracy

Working Around Innumeracy Scientists love their numbers.  Numbers and equations are an easy way of representing our understanding of the universe and extending it to places we can’t directly observe.  Scientists are so comfortable with mathematical language that...