Year: 2019

Food Chain Turns Toxic As Plastic Waste Is Dumped

Food Chain Turns Toxic As Plastic Waste Is Dumped

Plastic waste exports to South-East Asia have been implicated in extreme levels of toxins entering the human food chain in Indonesia. A new study that sampled chicken eggs around sites in the country where plastic waste accumulates identified alarming levels of dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls long recognised as extremely injurious to human health.

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Hainan Gibbon

Hainan Gibbon

The Hainan black-crested gibbon or Hainan gibbon (Nomascus hainanus), is a species of gibbon found only on Hainan Island, China. Its habitat consists of broad-leaved forests and semi-deciduous monsoon forests. It feeds on ripe, sugar-rich fruit, such as figs and, at times, leaves, and insects. They are currently identified as critically endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red

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Floral Fantasy At Gardens By The Bay

Floral Fantasy At Gardens By The Bay

Floral Fantasy is the latest thematic attraction at Gardens by the Bay. Flowers, artistry and technology come together to create a dream-like, fantastical experience for visitors. It comprises four diverse garden landscapes, each showcasing a different concept, as well as a 4D ride. Getting There: VIA THE CIRCLE LINE OR DOWNTOWN LINE Alight

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