2018 Faces of Kenyan Science

Selected from over 170 nominations, the Faces of Kenyan Science E-Book features profiles of 20 exceptional researchers, practitioners, innovators, educators, tinkerers and makers of all stripes who include an astronomer behind the Travelling Telescope, a former Permanent Secretary and ICT enthusiast, a 2017 Quart Africa Innovator and a pioneer in Kiswahili science fiction.

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Science Kibao: Greatest Hits Volume 1

The word “kibao” in the book’s title is a Swahili slang term meaning “a lot”, and this book offers a small window into this rich legacy of Kenyan science. Read through some of the most compelling and surprising achievements we could find in Kenya’s scientific history showcasing its contributions to the global scientific enterprise.