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In the eye of the beholder
19-May-2017

Computational artist Norimichi Hirakawa used computer programming to produce moving images.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU)
 
Environment benefits from large middle class in some Asian countries
11-May-2017

A large middle class in Thailand and Indonesia is demanding more environmental protection; something not happening in other developing South-East Asian nations.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Come Let’s Learn Malacca Portuguese: Engaging Communities in Language Revitalisation Efforts
2-May-2017

The University of Malaya worked with the Malacca Portuguese-Eurasian Association to produce a book to learn Malacca Portuguese, an endangered language in Malaysia. This is part of the ongoing efforts to revitalise this endangered language.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Rohingya refugees from Myanmar: Negotiating a better life
1-May-2017

Rohingya refugees living in a camp in Bangladesh have developed a multi-dimensional social fabric that is more complex than the common refugee narratives depicted in some reports.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Improving the health of fragile tribes in Malaysia
28-April-2017

Genetic studies on Malaysia’s Orang Asli peoples could lead to tailored medical advice that is more appropriate for their unique makeup.

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Contact: Darmarajah Nadarajah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
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