Saving the World through the Power of Science: STEM Support Innovator - Yukihiro Maru *RERUN
Agricultural science PhD Yukihiro Maru is head of a unique business striving to raise the floor for science and technology in Japan, through both educational workshops and support for science-based startups. Staffed by science graduates and postgrads, the firm conducts around 300 workshops each year aimed at boosting interest in STEM subjects among kids and teens, and has also helped kickstart over 200 tech ventures. Follow their efforts to save the world through the power of science.
Traveling science workshops aim to get high school students into science
Support for science and tech-based startups helps to promote the sciences throughout society
The firm also runs science Sunday schools for younger children
Maru and his team place great significance on promoting the importance of research