The Misty Journey to the Forest

Remember my re-routed flight schedule¬†to Miri due to the bad weather in my previous post? The flight were cancel due to bad weather at Long San so the team had to fly back to Miri. The team quickly sit down to discuss on a contigency […]

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Bakery in the Forest

Do you know that Long San had a bakery? I didn’t know about it until I stayed there during my research field trip to Long San. Apparently, the bakery supplied breads and buns to the primary and secondary schools as part of their RMT’s menu […]

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How To Make A Fire…

..the Orang Ulu way of making a fire in the wilderness of the tropical rainforest. ūüôā First of all, what I’m going to share with you here is just another way of making a fire. There many ways out there and I hope this method […]

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The ‘Helicopter’ Fruit

To some it may look weird and its a fruit to a species of¬†a tree which is locally known as ‘Pokok Engkabang’ or ‘Engkabang Tree’. It has 4 or sometime 5 wing leaves and when it fall from its tree, it will spin. To the […]

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Dear Diary…

…I’m feeling so depressed right now and I have no way and nobody to go to. I think it has reached to a point where I cannot barely bear it any longer. Probably when you are in a depression mode, your brain can’t function well […]

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Ex-LUGOSS Rulez

Due to the nature of the research project that I’m currently involved with, it requires the team to travel to the remote areas in the Borneo forest.¬†To reach to these places, we’ve gone through few mode of transportation. We travel by air. ¬†We travel by […]

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The Return of An’ Escape’

5:30am Waking up feeling so cold.¬†Sounds of cricket, birds¬†and the river rapids from a distance works as an alarm clock. A beautiful feeling that one has to experience it’s own. 5:35am Grabbed my toiletries bag, headed for the bathroom for my morning shower. The water […]

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