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The Ice Stupa Project : Indias Artificial Glaciers 2.0

The Ice Stupa Project (Artificial Glaciers) is an innovative way to manage water shortage crisis in Northern India. Most villages in Ladakh, the cold mountain desert in the extreme north of India, are located around glacial streams. Water from these… Continue Reading →

Giant Iceberg Broke off from Antarctica

Iceberg 4 times the size of the state of Delhi breaks off from Antarctica’s Ice Shelf. Credit: NASA/USGS Landsat OnĀ  12th July 2017, a giant iceberg broke off from Antarctic Penninsula. It is now reported to be adrift in the… Continue Reading →

Water Wastage : Most Common Causes

On an average, 1 person wastes somewhere between 0 to 45L of water everyday. Water is used in every aspect of life. With this being said, water is also the most thoughtlessly used natural resource on this planet. Everyday water… Continue Reading →

What are Standard Water Requirements?

Standard Water Requirements are important sustainable development indicator for every society. There is a growing demand on the existing water resources which includes River Water Sources, Precipitation and Ground Water Sources. Thus the primary objective of a planned development is… Continue Reading →

1st Mammal Species goes Extinct courtesy of Climate Change

Bramble Cay Melomys – 1st Mammal Species Goes Extinct Increasing Global Warming is the root cause of all climate changes. Climate changes are slight in some cases and drastic in the others. In one such recent incident, 1st mammal species… Continue Reading →

Iceman of India

Chewang Norphel is responsible for making 15 Artificial Glaciers earning him the title, ‘Iceman of India’.   Ladakh,a cold mountain desert, sees a low average rainfall of 50 mm annually making people dependent upon glaciers as their primary water source…. Continue Reading →

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