Singapore haze elevates to worst levels till now, Indonesia sends planes to Sumatra


Air pollution in Singapore has reached record heights on the third consecutive day. Indonesia sends off planes and helicopters on Friday to extinguish the intense fires that are responsible for hazardous levels of smoky haze in three countries. The fire in peat swamp forests on Indonesia’s Sumatra Island sent a huge smog cloud across theContinue reading “Singapore haze elevates to worst levels till now, Indonesia sends planes to Sumatra”

Thousands come out to witness the rare total solar eclipse in Australia


A huge crowd (thousands of them) has flocked to Australia to witness the rare sight of a total solar eclipse. The crowd included everyone ranging from tourists to astronomers. Terry Cuttie of Astronomical Association of Queensland says, “Immediately before, I was thinking, ‘Are we gonna see this?’ And we just had a fantastic display –Continue reading “Thousands come out to witness the rare total solar eclipse in Australia”

Miss Earth 2012 title goes to China this year


 Miss China PR wins the beauty pageant Miss World, 2012 at the Ordos, China. Miss Wales Sophie Elizabeth Moulds and Miss Australia Jessica Michele Kahawaty finished receiving the 1st and 2nd runner-up positions. Miss China PR Wenxia Yu was crowned by the 2011 winner Ivian Sarcos and was looking stunning in the large blue colored gown.Continue reading “Miss Earth 2012 title goes to China this year”