Category: ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE

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Tasmanian devils reintroduced to wild in mainland Australia, for first time in 3000 years

Tasmanian devils reintroduced to wild in mainland Australia, for first time in 3000 years

It was once native to mainland Australia and was only found in the wild on the island state of Tasmania. The animal had died out on the mainland after [...]
Making Ecobricks!

Making Ecobricks!

What is an Ecobrick? Ecobrick is a plastic bottle packed with used plastic to a set density. They are used as reusable building blocks to produce var [...]
Climate change pushing water bird species out of tropical areas

Climate change pushing water bird species out of tropical areas

New research shows that temperature increase is drastically affecting species abundance in the tropical areas. Birds are shifting from tropical areas [...]
Canada’s last fully intact Arctic ice shelf collapses

Canada’s last fully intact Arctic ice shelf collapses

The last fully intact ice shelf in the Canadian Arctic has collapsed, losing more than 40% of its area in just 2 days at the end of July. The shelf’s [...]
Why does it flood in Assam every year? 2.4 million people in 33 districts have been affected by the ongoing floods in Assam

Why does it flood in Assam every year? 2.4 million people in 33 districts have been affected by the ongoing floods in Assam

Assam which is the largest state of northeast India has periodically been experiencing floods since 2013. The floods have not only displaced thousands [...]
Recycle & Reuse!

Recycle & Reuse!

Try it yourself!! Best Out of Waste Multi-purpose Basket By Karnaditya Holkar, 9 years, Lotus Valley International School, Gurugram (winner of ‘Best [...]
How to make a  Bird Feeder?

How to make a Bird Feeder?

Materials Required: Empty 5 litre plastic bottle of floor cleaner/ any other bottle Green acrylic paint, paintbrush, handful of grass, fevicol [...]
Kerala to ban single-use plastic from January 1, 2020

Kerala to ban single-use plastic from January 1, 2020

After considering the environmental and health issues related to mounting plastic waste, the government of Kerala decided to ban the single-use plasti [...]
Odd Even Back

Odd Even Back

Delhi government imposes odd-even rule from November 4-15 to tackle pollution According to the rule, the public will need to use odd-numbered vehicle [...]
Sperm whale dies in UK due to plastic sheeting in its stomach

Sperm whale dies in UK due to plastic sheeting in its stomach

It was the first sperm whale to be washed up in Wales since records began in 1913. The plastic was not the only piece of marine rubbish the 6.7-metre [...]
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