Welcome to issue 37 of


Aimed at young people and educators, we are proud to bring you cutting edge STEM research that sparks learning, teaching and debate.

Catalyst Magazine brings STEM subjects to life, showcasing real world topics, issues, and solutions. Written by academics, scientists, engineers, and educators. Published three times a year and accompanied by learning notes filled with activities and ideas to support curricular learning and encourage research and informed debate.

Welcome to another exciting edition of Catalyst. Discover how technology uses 3D sound to enhance gaming and virtual reality and explore the development of futuristic rehabilitation techniques. Read an expose on Coronavirus and what scientists and industry is doing to protect us. Stimulate your mind with the power of bioluminescence, celebrate the heroes at the forefront of protecting UK agriculture and finally, enjoy the power of learning.

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