Tag Archives: rain

Climate Change: When it rains, it pours—bizarrely

New studies from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) researchers showed that climate change does not only affect the severity or amount of rain but also the precipitation patterns. According…

Does it rain more on the weekend?

  If you’re a pluviophile or a person who loves the rain, you probably jumped for joy when PAGASA officially announced the onset of the rainy season last May 24….

Can the weather affect your mood?

  Picture this: dark skies, the rain falling on the roof in a gentle rhythm, your window panes peppered with raindrops sliding down the glass intermittently like comets streaking across…

Critical areas identified as Hagupit approaches

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) and PAGASA released a list of areas deemed critical as Typhoon Hagupit threatens the Philippines. As the typhoon approaches, 44 provinces…

LPA enters PAR; easterlies to prevail

The cloud cluster spotted yesterday morning has developed into a low pressure area (LPA). It has already entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) and was estimated at 880 kilometers…

Why Heavy Rains = Heavy Traffic

They say that when it rains, it pours. The same logic seems to apply to the recent traffic situation here in the metro with sudden rains usually making their grand…

Five Foods that Protect against Rainy Day Sicknesses

This rainy season, eat your way to better health! Learn how you can boost your immune system in five delicious ways. Photo Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/mattmendoza/4069052407 The rainy season, also known as…