Category Archives: Environment

Mountains on Fire

Mount Apo in Davao, and Mounts Kitanglad and Kalatungan in Bukidnon are some of the mountains in the country that recently suffered from forest fires worsened by the El Niño…

Rice, Bullets and El Niño: A Recipe for Conflict

By Amor Larrosa and Desserie Dionio, Panahon TV Reporters Gunshots echoed as protesters hurled stones against the police. Blasts of water cannons were directed toward rallyists, who ran for their…

EARTH HOUR: An Hour of Darkness for Brighter Years Ahead

Many of us are afraid of the dark. But there’s something good about the darkness— something that could very well light up our future. Climate Change has become one of…

Top 3 Things You Need To Know About March Weather

We’ve said goodbye to the love month and have welcomed the 3rd month of 2016. As we march on, take time to get an overview of this month’s expected weather:…

Top 3 Things You Need To Know About March Weather

We’ve said goodbye to the love month and have welcomed the 3rd month of 2016. As we march on, take time to get an overview of this month’s expected weather:…

El Niño Status Report

PAGASA’s climate outlook shows that most parts of the Philippines will probably experience a Meteorological Drought, which, according to the National Centers for Environmental Information, occurs when dry weather patterns…

Zika Alert

  Making headlines around the world, the Zika Virus is the latest, most dangerous threat to our health. Similar to the Ebola Virus Alert in 2014, which the World Health…

After U.S. Snowzilla, Snow Storm Jonas heads to Britain

    Causing thick snow and hurricane winds, Winter Storm Jonas brought what is dubbed as Snowzilla over the east coast in the US, forcing to shut down the operations…

Green Traveling

    As the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) celebrates its 117th anniversary today, we also take a quick look back in history when it was first established in…

Can Climate Change worsen dengue?

    It crosses borders on social classes, age and gender. When it comes to the dengue fever, no one is safe.   It’s a viral disease that can be…