Category Archives: Environment

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…

BUCKET LIST: Top 10 Dive Spots in PH

Housing more than 7,000 islands, the Philippines boasts of some of the most sought-after diving spots in the world. Clear waters, bountiful coral reefs, and diverse fauna and flora are…

Amihan is here again!

    Though we haven’t felt the effects of the Northeast Monsoon or the Amihan in a while, Batanes, Calayan and the Babuyan Group of islands will again experience today…

Philippine Weather Forecast: Storm-free year-end

As we bid goodbye to 2015, PAGASA Weather Forecaster Meno Mendoza says no weather disturbance or Tropical Cyclone is expected to affect the country. On the last Monday of the…

2015: Louder Voices for Stronger Climate Action

This year, Climate Change became an inevitable topic. It had always a pressing issue, but as the Climate Change Conference in Paris drew nearer, it made international headlines. So before…

Winter Solstice Starts Today

When: On December 22 at 4:48 UTC, the December Solstice or Winter Solstice marks the shortest day and longest night of the year. Why it’s important: It also heralds the…

What COP21 really stands for

C- limate Change affects everyone in millions of ways. From producing extreme weather events that destroy lives and properties, health, and the animals’ habitat, to effects of ocean acidification, coral…

Eating Green

Because a collective effort must be done in order to fight the effects of rising global temperature, numerous solutions to Climate Change continue to be discussed at the Conference of…

Philippine Weather Forecast: December welcomes Amihan

The Northeast Monsoon, popularly known as Amihan, continues its surge as we welcome December. Lower temperatures and light rains will be experienced in the regions of Batanes, Calayan and Babuyan…

The Hazards of Haze

The forest fire in Indonesia that began in July caused haze in nearby countries, including the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Southern Thailand. Kalimantan (Borneo) and Western Sumatra in Indonesia are…