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In Conversation With: A Sankar, Founder of Herpetological Society Singapore

From The Jungle Book’s Kaa to Harry Potter’s Nagini, snakes have not enjoyed the best image in human literature and media. But Sankar Ananthanarayanan is seeking to repeal their undeserved bad name in Singapore — which, in fact, is home to an incredible diversity of reptiles and amphibians.  “Herpetology is the study of reptiles and…
31 Mar 2022 4 mins read

In Conversation With: Malcolm Ong, founder of The Fish Farmer

While venturing into the world of aquaculture might seem like taking a leap of faith into the unknown to most people, it was a homecoming for Mr Malcolm Ong. Having grown up just two minutes away from the beach, it is no wonder Mr Ong, 58, has such a deep love for the open sea.…
24 Mar 2022 5 mins read

In Conversation With: Simarna Singh, UN Youth Ambassador and Founder of Coco Veda

Ms Simarna Singh was only 18 in 2017 when she became a United Nations (UN) Youth Ambassador. Despite being a Singaporean, she represented the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at global sustainability conferences such as the 25th Conference of Parties (COP 25) and then moved on to work as a sustainability consultant, as well as keynote…
24 Feb 2022 6 mins read

In Conversation With: Cassandra Yip, Founder of Earth School Singapore

For a long time, environmentalists worldwide have been pushing for environmental education to be integrated into the mainstream public school education system.  While there has been no shortage of outreach programmes conducted by organisations like the Jane Goodall Institute or Conservation International, there remains a pressing need to have mainstream environmental education in a highly…
27 Jan 2022 4 mins read

In Conversation With: Historian and Curator of Hell’s Museum Eisen Teo

If there is one thing that unites humanity, it is our shared mortality. Everyone lives and dies eventually, no matter who he or she is or what he or she believes in. Yet there is that fascination among all about the afterlife. Many movies, across different genres and cultures, have had their depictions of Hell,…
6 Jan 2022 6 mins read

In Conversation With: Doris Lam, Animal Communicator Mentor

If you could pick a superpower, what would it be?  If you pick “being able to talk to animals” then your childhood fantasy has just become a reality with animal communication mentor Doris Lam, who is more popularly known to her clients as Ms Doris.  “‘Animal Communication’, by definition, means ‘talking to animals’. But the…
31 Dec 2021 6 mins read

In Conversation With: Rachel Pang, Creator of @RachelPangComics

If you are a Singaporean on Instagram, the adorable yet thought-provoking works of @RachelPangComics (RPC) would probably have appeared on your feed at one point or another.  Within a short span of three years since their online platform RPC was created, they have emerged as an “online Robin Hood”, shedding light on the lesser-known struggles…
23 Dec 2021 7 mins read

In Conversation With: Ervin Han, Cartoon Animation Director

There are two types of people: Those who watch cartoons, and those who don’t — and local animator Ervin Han blurs the lines between them every day.  First inspired by the likes of Studio Ghibli in his college years, Mr Han has a theory that cartoons hold a nostalgic place in the hearts of many. …
15 Dec 2021 7 mins read

In Conversation With: Magician Duo Jerryl and Darren

Do you still believe in magic? When was the last time you were fascinated by a magic trick? Ever miss the feeling of being mystified by something unexplainable happening right before your very eyes?  Then enter the world of Singapore’s youngest magic duo Darren and Jerryl, a captivating pair of magicians committed to the craft…
8 Dec 2021 3 mins read

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