Media coverage


·Conservation groups herald new protected area in Malaysia MONGABAY, 11 Sep 2018.

·How effective are wildlife corridors like Singapore’s Eco-Link? MONGABAY, 26 Jul 2017.

·On the road to ‘smart development’. MONGABAY, 25 May 2017.

·Another big predator in Southeast Asia faces extinction. THE GUARDIAN, 31 Aug 2016.

·Islamic clerics declare fatwa on poachers in Indonesia and Malaysia. GLOBALPOST, 15 Jan 2016.

·Muslim Council Issues Fatwa against poaching. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, 16 Dec 2015.

·Malaysian state issues ‘fatwa’ against wildlife poaching. MONGABAY, 14 Dec 2015.

·Researchers trick black leopards into showing their spots. MONGABAY, 22 July 2015.

·Surprise surprise. Our black leopards have spots after all. STAR 2, 20 July 2015.

·Malaysia’s ‘black panthers’ finally reveal their leopard’s spots. PHYS.ORG, 17 July 2015.

·Malaysia’s ‘black panthers’ finally reveal their leopard’s spots. EUREKALERT!, 17 July 2015.

·Yes, black leopards actually have spots. THE HUFFINGTON POST, 15 July 2015.

·See the secret spots hidden in the fur of black panthers. NEW SCIENTIST, 15 July 2015.

·Infrared camera shows the black leopard of Malaysia actually has spots. IFL SCIENCE, 15 July 2015.

·Camera trick reveals black leopards’ spots. THE STAR, 15 July 2015.

·Surprise! Infrared camera reveals black leopard’s hidden spots. LIVE SCIENCE, 14 July 2015.

·Camera hack reveals black leopards’ hidden spots. BBC, 13 July 2015.

·Endangered leopards in Malaysia: Researchers see spots. NATURE WORLD NEWS, 13 July 2015.

·Stop quarrying hills for limestone, dig for it instead. STAR 2, 13 July 2015.

·Study shows where on the planet new roads should and should not go. SCIENCE DAILY, 28 August 2014.

·Where should roads go? New map offers a solution to the ‘Pandora’s Box of environmental problems’. MONGABAY, 27 August 2014.

·Malaysia may be home to more Asian tapirs than previously thought. MONGABAY, 23 April 2013.

·In the kingdom of the black panther. MONGABAY, 15 January 2013.

·Development halted in crucial wildlife corridor in Malaysia. MONGABAY, 07 November 2012.

·New Malaysian snail named after conservation mentor. MONGABAY, 23 July 2012.

·New snail species found in Kenyir. NEW STRAITS TIMES, 23 July 2012.

·Animal crossings. STAR2, 11 October 2011.

·It’s a jungle out there. NEW STRAITS TIMES, 05 June 2011.

·New method to measure threat of extinction could help conservationists prioritize. MONGABAY, 07 April 2011.

·Scientists have new measure for species threat. SCIENCE DAILY, 10 April 2011.

·Bizarre twists. THE STAR, 23 June 2009.

·Big deal over a small snail. NEW STRAITS TIMES, 19 June 2009.

·Photos: top 10 new species discovered in 2008. MONGABAY, 22 May 2009.

·Scientists parade top 10 new species. CNN, 22 May 2009.

·Limestone karsts – islands of biodiversity in Asia under threat from mining. MONGABAY, 10 November 2008.

·A twist in the tale. NATURE 451: 226-227.

·Snail shell takes a weird turn. NATURE NEWS, 8 January 2008.

·Shell of new species of land snail coils its own way. THE NEW YORK TIMES, 15 January 2008.

·NUS student finds new animal species. THE STRAITS TIMES. 4 September 2006.

·Animal-rich limestone towers face rocky future in Asia. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC NEWS, 12 September 2006.


·Heeding the call of the wild, S’porean conservationists make their mark abroad. TODAY, 10 October 2016.

·Passion for conservation. THE SUN DAILY, 10 October 2011.

·Saving the last megafauna of Malaysia. MONGABAY, September 2009.

·50 men we really love. HER WORLD, SINGAPORE. June 2009.

·Doomed to extinction. MARIE CLAIRE, MALAYSIA. April 2009.