Ernst Haeckel: The Great Nature "Plagiator"

Ernst Haeckel: The Great Nature “Plagiator”

There’s a scientific illustration book entitled "Art Forms in Nature" by Ernst Haeckel which depicted the mysteriousness shrouding the siphonophore - the "hidden" beauty of nature. Although it is an old book, ...
Global Warming and the Revival of Prehistoric Viruses

Global Warming and the Revival of Prehistoric Viruses

According to recent Google Search Trends, “Coronavirus" and “Virus" have become increasingly popular, and have now overtaken climate change related topics that were previously dominating the search engine. While many of us ...
The Sound of Covid-19

The Sound of Covid-19

Would you ever think that, beside using microscopes, creating musical compositions could also help scientists in their pursuit of understanding the novel virus? ...
Complications in Combating Environmental Deterioration and Coronavirus

Complications in Combating Environmental Deterioration and Coronavirus

On March 12, WHO declared the Covid-19 outbreak a pandemic. With the virus on spotlight, climate change and green living are no longer “trending” topics, despite best efforts. Here are some example ...
Termites, the Instrument Maker

Termites, the Instrument Maker

[Jakarta, LTTW] The didgeridoo is a unique wooden trumpet “drone pipe" of Aboriginal origin, and many believe it to be made by termites. Yes, this is a fact! A genuine Didgeridoo is ...