Archive For The “Environment” Category

Painted garbage cans around Bonifacio Global City.

By | December 29, 2011


Wwe spotted several colorfully-painted garbage cans designed by local artists around Bonifacio Global City. They looked very pretty, it felt almost unjust to have them smeared with garbage.

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The welfare of one person should not take priority over the needs of so many.

By | December 20, 2011

Aerial view of damages caused by flash floods brought by Tropical Storm Sendong in Cagayan De Oro. Image Credit: REUTERS/Stringer

An incident like this seems to show misplaced priority on the welfare of one celebrity over those of hundreds of people who truly needed help. Speaking of help, here is how you could help the victims of Sendong:

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What’s at the moonbow’s end?

By | November 22, 2011


NASA posted this wonderful photo the other day. It is one more reason why I should save up for a trip to Iceland. Waterfall, Moonbow, and Aurora from Iceland Image Credit and Copyright: Stephane Vetter (Nuits sacrees) The longer you look at this image, the more you see. Perhaps your eye is first drawn to […]

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Gay penguin romance to end at Toronto Zoo.

By | November 9, 2011

gay penguins

Penguins in the Toronto Zoo are in the news because of their apparent same-sex pairing. Buddy and Pedro (which sounds like the title of a buddy movie) are a pair of endangered African penguins who seem to be into a rather close bromance. According to the Toronto Star, zookeepers have noticed that although Buddy, 20, […]

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Dear Ortigas: Your paper bag campaign isn’t really a great idea.

By | September 23, 2011

paper bag

Stores around Ortigas has recently adopted the city’s resolution to use paper bags instead of plastic, in an attempt to make Pasig more environment-friendly. Seems sensible, right? Everybody knows that biodegradable paper is better than nonbiodegradable plastic. The sight of brown paper bags is indeed somewhat prettier and more charming compared to plastic bags. Thing […]

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