Andy Hobsbawm shares a fresh ad campaign about going green — and some of the fringe benefits.
Singapore is one of Asia’s wealthiest economies, attracting migrant workers from across the region.
But many of those workers are women who are forced to work in the sex trade due to growing poverty caused by the global economic downturn.
Bruce Lee plays ping pong with nunchuck – allegedly.
History Of Singapore
by Discovery Channel
Singapore History I Part 1
Those who laugh are healthier because laughing helps them loosen up. A recent research reveals the benefits of laughing.
Laughing also helps to break down stress hormones and build up hormones associated with happiness. And laughing helps to increase the immune defences in the bloodstream, including those that help the body protect itself from cancer and heart disease. The antibody-containing immunoglobulin in the saliva, which inhibits germ attacks on respiratory organs, also rises.
It pointed out that, because it’s often difficult to have a good laugh, people all over the world are joining laugh clubs. [Read more...]
Dan Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness, challenges the idea that we’ll be miserable if we don’t get what we want. Our “psychological immune system” lets us feel truly happy even when things don’t go as planned.
Barack Obama’s presidential acceptance speech. Obama gives victory speech November 4th 2008 at Grant Park. Barack Obama wins 44th president of United States Of America.
Obama Acceptance Speech HQ (Part 2) [Read more...]
YouTube has released a new video file uploader that enables you to simultaneously upload up to 10 video clips with each up to 1 GB in size.
Try out the video uploader.
Currently slated for construction in Singapore, the EDITT Tower will be a paragon of “Ecological Design In The Tropics”. Designed by TR Hamzah & Yeang and sponsored by the National University of Singapore, the 26-story high-rise will boast photovoltaic panels, natural ventilation, and a biogas generation plant all wrapped within an insulating living wall that covers half of its surface area. The verdant skyscraper was designed to increase its location’s bio-diversity and rehabilitate the local ecosystem in Singapore’s ‘zeroculture’ metropolis.
Approximately half of the surface area of the EDITT Tower will be wrapped in organic local vegetation, and passive architecture will allow for natural ventilation. Cool! Proud of being a Singapore citizen? I’m sure you are. Watch the demonstration video below:
In this deceptively simple 3-minute talk, Dr. Laura Trice muses on the power of the magic words “thank you” — to deepen a friendship, to repair a bond, to make sure another person knows what they mean to you. Try it.
In this deceptively simple 3-minute talk, Dr. Laura Trice muses on the power of the magic words “thank you” — to deepen a friendship, to repair a bond, to make sure another person knows what they mean to you.
Philip Zimbardo knows how easy it is for nice people to turn bad. In this talk, he shares insights and graphic unseen photos from the Abu Ghraib trials. Then he talks about the flip side: how easy it is to be a hero, and how we can rise to the challenge.
Laipply is a comedian and motivational speaker from Cleveland, Ohio. The video shows him dancing a six-minute routine encompassing 32 songs spanning more than 50 years of music and dance.
The fourth season of award-winning TV series, The Contender, is being filmed in Singapore. It will take four weeks to complete. Post production will also be done in Singapore. [Read more...]
First Formula One night race is coming next week to Singapore; every person in Singapore and every F1 fan is already very excited about this great event! Here is a collection of F1 videos collected to take you close to first F1 Night Race held in Singapore. Stay tuned for more videos on this page.
Singapore F1 Night Race – Day 1 Practice