Largest Earthquakes

This is the list of the largest earthquakes since 1900, as recorded on the richter scale Location Date UTC Magnitude Lat. Long. Reference 1. Chile 1960 05 22 9.5 -38.29 -73.05 Kanamori, 1977… Continue reading

The big 8

While not comprehensive and not the only things that we need to deal with, below are 8 of the important challenges to the environment. 1. Climate Change Global warming has been concerning scientists… Continue reading

Donations to Prime Minister Relief Fund

Rag Pickers and Convicts donate to the Prime Minister Relief Fund. Have you? It has been reported in Media that after the inmates of Tihar Jail having contributed 10 lacs from their daily… Continue reading

Survivor Stories from Uttarakhand

Credits – BBC Below is a survivor story Among those brought down is a group of Westerners who had come here for a spiritual retreat on the banks of the Ganges. “We woke… Continue reading

News Flash

News Flash Uttarakhand live: No epidemic as of now, says disaster mangement authority. The National Disaster Management Authority has said that the relief machinery is working towards restoring normalcy in Uttarakhand but it is… Continue reading

Green Celebs – showing the way

Article from Huffington Post 1. Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady: At their 22,000-square-foot chateau-inspired Brentwood home that they moved into early last year, this eco-conscious duo installed solar panels — which you can see on… Continue reading

Green Cars

I love cars, the faster and the sleeker the better. But any of the fast cars and fuel guzzlers. And while I would still enjoy seeing and hearing the throb of the engines,… Continue reading

Quotes and Quips

“The most beautiful thing in the world is, of course, the world itself.” – Wallace Stevens

And a counterpoint – Life finds a way!

I came upon this quote by Michael Crichton recently. Nothing is ever one sided in life so thought it was a well articulated counter point. What are your views? “You think man can… Continue reading

Quotes and Quips

“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.” ― Mahatma Gandhi