Kumamoto Earthquake

On 14th and 16th April, two strong earthquakes (measuring magnitude-6.4 and 7.3 respectively) struck Kumamoto Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan. The earthquakes are the biggest to have hit Japan since the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, and over 750 aftershocks have been recorded since. These tremors have caused severe loss [...]


In September 2015, I sailed from Philippines to Singapore onboard my NGO's ship as part of a joint programme with the UN. Here are some of the highlights from my time there, including a visit to the Earth Observatory Singapore, Gardens by the Bay and Marina Bay Sands.