Tag Archives: Singapore

Keeping hopes high -valuing Singapore’s nature reserves over more infrastructure

It’s been 4 years since I left home to further my studies in the UK, and if I’m honest, I can feel the emotional connection to the place I call home getting weaker every year. In spite of advances in … Continue reading

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Nature in Singapore

It’s the official opening of the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum in Singapore tomorrow (18 April 2015)! The first and only natural history museum in Singapore, I’m gutted I won’t be around/be able to visit till many months later, … Continue reading

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His Garden City

It’s been a fortnight since Lee Kuan Yew, the first prime minister of Singapore, passed away, and a week since his funeral. Since the news broke, news sites, bloggers, and social media users have posted obituaries, tributes, eulogies (or rants) … Continue reading

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Help vote for maker of the “Singapore got wildlife, meh?” documentary’s TEDxYale talk!

This is rather a promotional post, but I think it more than deserves the space. A few months ago, when I was still working at NParks on the Festival of Biodiversity, I thought of trying to consolidate all of Singapore’s … Continue reading

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Tales from Rimba 2: Why did the chicken cross the road?

The answer (or perhaps, non-answer) suddenly struck me as I was traveling along the inter-state highway from Terengganu to Perak, and passed by 2 roadkills. I doubt the chicken had a death wish. Probably, the chicken (perhaps Red Jungle Fowl) … Continue reading

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Do you know your Singapore?

I meant to use this as a question in the Nature Quiz that was the “bonus” during the Festival of Biodiversity, but was told it’s too hard. Probably so, my younger bro could only name one out of the eight … Continue reading

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