Category Archives: Environment

Trees that Bloom in May

The month of May bursts with color, not only because of the fiestas celebrated, but also because of the flowers in bloom. Aside from being home to many government offices,…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 19, 2017 | Rainy Season not official yet

Though rains and thunderstorms are now becoming frequent, PAGASA has clarified in an interview with Panahon TV that Rainy Season is not yet official. Weather Forecaster Chris Perez says there…

Media Takes Action on Climate Change

See previous article: Climate Action through Communication The two-day Media Summit on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) organized by the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union held in Dhaka, Bangladesh concluded…

Climate Action through Communication

The Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union, in partnership with Bangladesh TV, gathered Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) advocates, climate and weather experts, and communication and media practitioners for the Third Climate Change and…

Today’s Philippine Weather Forecast: May 3, 2017 | Warm Wednesday

Quick Recap A sizzling 39.4 degrees Celsius was felt yesterday in Tuguegarao City. Meanwhile, here are the highest heat indices recorded in other areas in the Philippines: Metro Manila –…

#InSaTaginit: KuryenTIPID Tips

Along with rising temperatures is the increase in electrical loads. To cope with the extreme heat, many people tend to use appliances throughout a longer period, leading to high electricity…

Fools No More: Weather Myths You Should Stop Believing

  Weather plays an important role in our lives. By monitoring the weather, we are equipped to handle our routines and are prepared for possible hazards.   But in this…

The Truth about Mysterious Sea Creatures and Earthquakes

They looked like beings from another world. Fish that’s almost ten times the average Filipino height.. An unidentified hairy carcass washed ashore. Such sea creatures are not only mysterious-looking, but…

Valentine’s Day: What’s your #WeatherHugot?

Flowers, chocolates, “cheesy” notes and love songs–there’s no doubt, Valentine’s is officially here! Whatever your relationship status is, here are some hugot lines that will not only help you express…

2016: WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD

In a press release dated January 18, 2017, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) confirmed that 2016 was the hottest year on record. With a global average temperature of 1.1 degrees…