West Lake: green lung or dead basin?
17/12/2014, 01:30:49 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-Ho Tay, or West Lake, once known as the “green lung” of the capital city of Hanoi, is dying slowly due to rapid urbanization.
Vietnamese rush to plant exotic mini watermelons
17/12/2014, 01:29:57 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-Scientists have voiced their concern about the risks in the current movement to plant mini watermelons.
Stop building Mekong River dams
12/12/2014, 02:01:39 PM
(VNS)-Townships along the Mekong River should suspend the construction of dams, which negatively impacts both the environment and residents near the river's lower basin, said experts at yesterday's seminar on the construction of the Don Sahong hydropower plant.
Hoang Lien national forest in danger
12/12/2014, 02:00:50 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-Illegal logging in the Hoang Lien – Van Ban national sanctuary in the north is now being conducted underground after local authorities launched campaigns to track down the criminals.
Climate change: temperature in Hanoi may exceed 42
11/12/2014, 08:48:29 AM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-Abnormal weather patterns will appear more regularly and winter could be colder, while temperatures in Hanoi may exceed 42oC in summer.