A healthy diet has been scientifically proven to provide numerous health benefits. Small actions such as eating slower, drinking enough water and adding Greek yoghurt to your diet are healthy tips. If you are keen to find out more, have a read on the others! #HealthyDiet #KeepingFit #HealthyFood #HealthyTipTuesday ... See MoreSee Less
🔥 “The island is heating up twice as fast as the rest of the world - at 0.25 degrees Celsius per decade - according to the Meteorological Service Singapore (MSS). It is almost 1 deg C hotter today than in the 1950s.
What is even grimmer news – Singapore’s maximum daily temperatures could reach 35 to 37 deg C by year 2100, if carbon emissions continue to rise at the same rate.
Other countries already experience hotter temperatures than this - but the reason this spells trouble for Singapore, is that humidity is high here all year round,
This could lead to potentially deadly situations.
Professor Matthias Roth of the department of geography at the National University of Singapore (NUS) attributed the rising temperatures to global warming and the Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect – caused by the heat generated from human activities and trapped by urban surfaces such as buildings and roads."
CNA Insider Singapore is heating up 2x as fast as the rest of the world - and global warming isn’t the only culprit. #WhyItMatters ... See MoreSee Less
#SustainabilitySunday Did you know that 9 MILLION tons of plastic waste end up in the ocean every year? 😰 Plastics are essential in our daily lives and it is tough for all of us to stop plastic usage. However, if nothing is done, there will be no change. Play a small part by taking the pledge today! #ClearThePlastic ... See MoreSee Less