Welcome to issue 44 of


The exciting science journal for young people aged 14-19 and their educators. Covering scientific research and industrial developments, real life STEM stories, career journeys, STEM expeditions and adventure.

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.

This exciting edition of Catalyst Magazine sees us exploring the world of logistics to understand how technology and people combine to support big business across the globe. Deep diving into the world of Black Friday, uncovering how Artificial Intelligence is transforming global trade and how a company is revolutionising logistics for a healthier planet. We investigate the interconnectedness of environmental, social, and economic issues and use lessons learned from motorsports to create a suite of tools and understanding to shape your future. Our final articles look at the opportunities available to young people to build future careers and start up exciting new business. Generation Logistics launches a major careers awareness campaign designed to keep the nation’s supply chains protected by addressing skills shortages and attracting more diverse talent into roles across the sector. Generation Logistic's aim is to increase awareness of logistics and to get lots more people considering it as a career of choice, and our relationship with STEM Learning is at the heart of our education action!

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We have created learning notes to assist students and educators to further investigate some of the topics covered in this issue.

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