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Outdoor cooling system on trial at zoo

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

If a visit to the Singapore Zoo has been a hot and humid affair for you, here’s some good news: There are plans to install a new outdoor cooling system in some areas of the park, which could cool air to 24 deg C. 471 more words

Current Affairs

Thoughtful Thursday - Stir Crazy

I haven’t felt myself most of this week. The job hunt is ongoing and it is emotionally taxing.

On Monday, I felt anything but merry. I realized I was going stir crazy and the weather was absolutely perfect for a visit to… 805 more words


1 dia em Santiago

Um Pit Stop em Santiago

No caminho para a Nova Zelândia, eu e a Ba passamos algumas horas em Santigo e resolvemos aproveitar para passear um pouco por lá. 214 more words

South America

Leipzig Part 1: The pearl of east Germany

In the last 2 months, I had to visit Leipzig twice already. The first time I went was in the middle of June for a university entry exam. 1,121 more words


The Tigers Are Wise Where The Humans Are Ignorant

(This article is courtesy of the Shanghai Daily News)

Investigation says Beijing fatal tiger attack not to blame on zoo

By Li Qian | August 25, 2016, Thursday | PRINT EDITION… 355 more words

Personal Thoughts/Beliefs

The One and Only Ivan - A New Dream

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate is inspired by a real-life gorilla named Ivan.  Storybook Ivan, like real-life Ivan, is a lone silverback in a small glass habitat in a small declining shopping mall zoo. 194 more words

Newbery Books

Nature Play at the Belle Isle Nature Zoo

The Belle Isle Nature Zoo’s backyard is undergoing a transformation from au naturel to a natural playground area. While we believe it’s beneficial for our native flora and fauna to have natural places to grow wild and free, we also believe the same is true for local children! 427 more words

Detroit Zoo