geography

Arctic Region and Arctic Council

The Arctic is a polar region located at the northernmost part of Earth.

8 Jul, 2020

BRAHMAPUTRA AND ITS TRIBUTARIES

About Brahmaputra River: The Brahmaputra called Yarlung

3 Jul, 2020
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    Oil Spill Clean up methods

    Bioremediation: use of microorganisms or biological agents to break down or remove oil; such as Alcanivorax bacteria or Methylocella silvestris. Bioremediation Accelerator: a binder molecule that moves hydrocarbons out of water and in

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    GOLDEN BIRDWING: INDIA’S LARGEST BUTTERFLY

    With a wingspan of 194 mm, the female of the species is marginally larger than the southern birdwing (190 mm) that Brigadier William Harry Evans, a British military officer and lepidopterist, recorded in 1932. But the male golden birdwing (Troides aeacus) is much smaller at 1

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    Rajaji National Park

    Rajaji National Park is an Indian national park and tiger reserve that encompasses the Shivaliks, near the foothills of the Himalayas. The park is spread over 820 km2., and three districts of Uttarakhand: Haridwar, Dehradun and Pauri Garhwal. In 1983, three wildlife sanctua

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    Kaziranga National Park

    Kaziranga National Park is a national park in the state of Assam, India. The sanctuary, which hosts two-thirds of the world's great one-horned rhinoceroses, is a World Heritage Site. The park is home to large breeding populations of elephants, wild water b

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    TWO NEW SPECIES ADDED TO INDIA’S LIST OF BUTTERFLIES

    News: Lepidopterists in Arunachal Pradesh have helped add two species to India’s expanding list of butterflies. Details: One of them, the Striped Hairstreak, was first recorded by Japanese entomologists in Hainan province of C

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