Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
That muffled boom from Theatre 6 is China launching a war
The sun is in its death throes, expanding to vaporise neighbouring planets. People all around the world join hands to build giant thrusters to drive Earth out of its orbit on a path to a new star system. Yet the journey is fraught with unforeseen dangers, and in order to save humanity on the wandering Earth, a group of young people must fight for everyone’s survival.
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 13:40
Red Planet joins coral reef restoration at Samae San island in Chonburi
Red Planet Thailand and 80 volunteers from Baan Din Thai Volunteer Spirit Network planted new coral reefs at Samae San island in Chonburi recently, according to its press release.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Push for sustainable travel to save the planet
AS THE world marked Earth Day yesterday (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three-quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:44
Travellers must make sustainable choices: survey
As the world marks Earth Day today (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com has released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations.
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 13:42
Plastic surgery: a radical new process to breathe new life into old plastic
Plastic waste is plaguing our planet. In total, people have produced more than 8 billion tonnes of plastic. Half of all newly manufactured plastic becomes trash in less than a year.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:05
Learning to save our planet
From now until June 2, Singapore ArtScience Museum visitors will be able to explore the forests of Borneo or dive deep into the coastal seas of Southeast Asia with “REWILD Our Planet”, Singapore’s first Social Augmented Reality (AR) experience jointly developed by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Google, Netflix, the ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands and PHORIA.
movie & TV
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
Planet of the Apes? Chinese scientists create monkeys with human brain genes
Chinese scientists have implanted human brain genes into monkeys, in a study intended to provide insights into the unique evolution of human intelligence.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:47
India votes: facts and figures of the biggest election in history
New Delhi - The Indian election starting Thursday is an exercise in democracy the likes of which the world has never seen.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:00
Can trees put a stop to global warming?
The short answer is yes and no. Trees can help slow down climate change, but they can never solve planetary warming on their own.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:55
Chiang Mai still smog-bound, but no longer world’s most polluted city
Chiang Mai finally lost top spot but remained very polluted on Tuesday as it fell to the fourth most polluted city on the planet, scoring 182 in the air quality index (AQI) at airvisual.com.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Shimmering into the future
Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana conjures up a new planet for her first collection of 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:53
The world record Chiang Mai would gladly relinquish
Chiang Mai had no problem on Monday maintaining its World No 1 ranking as the most polluted city on the planet, scoring a 241 in air quality index (AQI) at airvisual.com.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 19:30
Facebook group calls for ‘Challenge for Change’ rubbish clean-up
A Facebook page is running a campaign called “Challenge for Change” to encourage people to keep their neighbourhoods clean and free of rubbish.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:14
What the future will bring
Fortune-telling and astrology, ancient fields of study based on planetary positions, time of birth, and energy derived from nature, have long been part of Thai culture, and believers can indulge this week as the Siri Wattana Cheshire Foundation under the Royal Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen, brings the “Siri Wattana Fortune-Telling for the Disabled” to Siam Paragon.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
Slaughtering animals is also killing our planet
Dr Frank enjoys belittling people with words like “fiction and falsehoods”. If he were right, I would not bother to reply, but I know most people want something better.