Category Archive: ENVIRONMENT

No sand mining without Ministry’s approval, rules Green Tribunal – The Hindu

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Breathtaking Natural Phenomenon Photography

I believe that no camera can ever capture teh sheer spectacle of natural beauty. Some of these are incredible though. Enjoy the wonder of nature. Antelope Cyn Light Shaft Anti-Crepuscular Rays Aurora Borealis… Continue reading

Jane Goodall on Why We Should Help the Serengeti

Serengeti National Park in Tanzania is home to the largest migration of land animals on the planet: More than two million mammals roam its 11,500 square miles (30,000 square kilometers). But like so many natural areas in today’s… Continue reading

Opinion: Imagining a World Without Lions

Ecologically, lions play a pivotal role in the ecosystem. Without lions to prey on them, for example, the buffalo, hyenas, and other mid-range predators on the plains where I live would have soaring… Continue reading

Earths loosing 300bn tonnes of ice/ year.

London : A satellite has detected that 300 billion tonnes of ice is being lost every year from the Antarctic and Greenland glaciers, dramatically increasing sea levels around the world. Scientists from University… Continue reading

Wonderful future for renewable energy

The future appears to be bright for renewable energy sources like solar, wind, and water. In fact, power generation from such renewables will exceed that of gas and nuclear by 2016, according to a… Continue reading

Poles Apart – Differences between the North and the South Poles

Just heard that our family friends, a British couple are going to the Arctic, to follow up last year visit to the other pole to check for themselves, how real the issue of… Continue reading

Uttarakhand Floods – Rescue and Evacuation finally over

Reports suggest that after 17 days of herculean effort, the relief and rescue work in Uttarakhand is now finally accomplished,  An estimated 110,000 souls were evacuated. It has been mostly that the effort was directed to… Continue reading

Scientists capture sharpest ever images of the Sun’s atmosphere

London: Scientists have captured the sharpest ever images of the Sun’s outer atmosphere, using an innovative new camera on-board a sounding rocket. An international team of scientists discovered fast-track ‘highways’ and intriguing ‘sparkles’ that… Continue reading

Uttarakhand Floods. And now rebuilding must begin.

With the immediate over as reported, with respect the rescue and evacuation work. It is clear that normalcy would take a long time, if it ever returns to the victims and the survivors of the… Continue reading