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It points to a new kind of horror.
The situation at Lake Mead, which supplies water to 25 million people, points towards a new kind of horror.Not long ago, we mentioned that Lake Mead, the water source for 25 million people and for massive tracts of American farmland, and a ...
Donsol is doing something right.
A couple of new faces were among the old. This is what the latest whale shark survey in Donsol found out. The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines identified 58 individual whale sharks during the organizations’ 2021 population survey, held annually ...
The plant is critically endangered. 
There is a very rare and unknown plant that grows in the forests of Bicol, Philippines, and scientists have only recently documented its existence. The Amorphophallus caudatus belongs to a family of voodoo lily, which is also a member of the gabi plant, whose ...
An underwater fire burned for hours in the Gulf of Mexico.
A huge fire raged for five hours on the surface of the water in the Gulf of Mexico, Mexican authorities said, leaving tens and thousands on social media concerned about the environmental costs of the inferno caused by the gas leak and ...
But it is in danger of disappearing forever. 
Twnety-five-year-old University of the Philippines botanist Maverick Tamayo was doing reconnaissance fieldwork on Mt. Komkompol in Bokod, Benguet when something caught his eye’s attention. A fiery-red flower hanging from a tree. “I was checking for plants that attach themselves to tree trunks when ...
Oriental Mindoro launches a travel app.
Oriental Mindoro is an underrated destination in the Philippines, and maybe that’s a good thing. The province has hidden waterfalls and white sand beaches that are largely untouched. Its corals and clear blue waters attract rare marine life, and its unspoiled mountains ...
45 million shopping bags drifted to Philippine seas.
Marine conservation group Oceana, citizens, and stakeholders want to sue the national waste manager in the Philippines. The group is taking the first step as a prelude to legal action to press the National Solid Waste Management Commission (NSWMC) and concerned government ...
The 17 countries hold 70 percent of the world's plant and animal species.
For a country to be considered “megadiverse,” it has to have a super-rich biodiversity on land and in the sea. “Megadiverse Countries” is a term used to refer to the world’s top biodiversity-rich countries. Only 17 countries in the world can claim ...
The Hoover Dam is losing its reason for being.
Here at the shebeen, one of the larger elements in our portfolio is water—specifically, the increasing political salience of water, especially in the West, where they are experiencing such profound drought conditions that the Hoover Dam, of all things, is losing its ...
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