Plastics are all around us, in the most of industries (household, office, toys, gastronomy, etc.), everywhere we look. Almost we could say that we live in 'plastic age'. Plastic consumption is constantly growing, including disposable plastics. Plastic Straws Consumption According to...
Trees, “the lungs of the Earth”, are important to the environment, especially in our current situation where we experience the effect of global warming. Around two fifths of the country is afforested in the Republic of the Philippines. However,...
In India, air pollution believed to cause 527.000 fatalities a year. Air pollution around cities is clearly visible from space. Major sources of air pollution are inefficient modes of transport, household fuel and waste burning, coal-fired power plants and...
How does the most hated dictator of today live? While his people are drowning in poverty and working like dogs, Kim Jong-un enjoys the luxury that many sheikhs cannot afford. Kim has two faces. One that we can rarely...
We all think that fish and seafood are safe as food but who can guarantee that it is indeed the case? Are fish and seafood really safe to consume? Most people think fish and, in general, all seafood is healthy...
Palm oil currently belongs among highly debated issues, primarily because large companies have started large fires in Indonesia to get enough free soil for oil palm. Intensive awareness-raising campaigns and calls to end its use are taking place all...
Hong Kong is a city with almost 7.5 million people living there, and there is no place for new flats. As a result, flats called the “coffin cubicles” resembling coffins have started to appear. The United Nations has condemned...
In some countries, including Indonesia, mental illnesses are still taboo. Especially in rural areas, we often encounter their imprisonment in unbearable conditions. The Indonesian practice of imprisonment and restricting mentally ill people is called "Pasung“. Although this term has...
In Japan, there is nothing new about cramped housing. You can find many small apartments to rent. They are known as “capsule hotels”. One such example is the small rooms in Tokyo, discovered by photographer Won Kim. He could...
There is an increasing number of acid attacks in the world. Though it sounds terrible, the reality is even worse. Attack victims describe that the attack is worse than murder. Acid destroys not only aesthetic appearance but also health...