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Research is our lifeline

Jakarta | Fri, February 9, 2018 | 12:37 pm
Research is our lifeline Research is not only the heart of higher education; it fertilizes the curious mindset of young minds, such as students and researchers.  (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM Human beings are constantly thinking how to survive and overcome problems they face on a daily basis. We think because we want to maintain our existence, as Descartes famously said with, “Cogito ergo sum” (I think, therefore I am). Research is part of that thinking process. 

As a nation, we need more research in order to understand ourselves. The late prof...

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