Iceberg Broke Off from Antarctic Peninsula | Greensutra | India

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 On  12th July 2017, a giant iceberg broke off from Antarctic Penninsula. It is now reported[…]

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Water Wastage | Greensutra | India

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[…]

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Standard Water Requirements | Greensutra | India

What are Standard Water Requirements?

Standard Water Requirements are important sustainable development indicator for every society. This figure represents the Hierarchy of Water Requirements based on Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. There is a growing demand on the existing water resources[…]

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1st Mammal Species goes Extinct courtesy of Climate Change | GreenSutra | India

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.[…]

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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[…]

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