My Personal Experience with COVID-19

What used to be a distant outbreak in China is now a pandemic that affects people across the globe. For us students, the transition from onsite classes to online classes had to occur since we are now under enhanced community lockdown. The spread of COVID-19 meant more self studying and monitoring of the online platforms for assignments, exams and announcements.

Ugly Animals Need Conservation Too

Consider the proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus), which has a huge nose and a pot belly. It looks like every day of its life is a bad day. In the 25th annual high school reunion of primates, the proboscis monkey would be the one who peaked as high school captain of the basketball team, then soured from the disappointing denouement of the rest of his life as an office pencil pusher