Mount Everest has a new revised registered height now. China and Nepal jointly announced its new height in a virtual ceremony. Know why Mount Everest's height changes, measurement methods followed since ages and more here
The Union Cabinet led by PM Modi has approved the setting up of public Wi-Fi networks across the length and breadth of the country called as PM WANI- Know about its significance, benefits, objectives and other details here
India has recently got its first moss garden and it has been set up in Nainital. Take a look at the garden's details, its purpose and its uses here. Know the significance of one of it's kind of garden here
The authorities of China have given the go-ahead for the construction of the first downstream dam on the lower reaches of the river Yarlung Zangbo in Tibet (Brahmaputra), 30 km away from the India-China border along the Arunachal Pradesh.
The capital city of Odisha, Bhubaneswar became the first Indian city to get an ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 9001:2015 Certification for 'Faecal Sludge and Septage Management (FSSM) services'.
The Jim Corbett National Park was named after the Edward James Corbett a British hunter, tracker, naturalist, and author. This national park is located in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. Read this article to know many facts about this park.
International Day for Biological Diversity 2020 is observed on 22 May every year. ‘Biological diversity’ is the number and types of plants and animals that exist in a particular region or in the world. In this article, we have explained the types and meanings of the ‘Biological diversity’.
MHA on compulsory wage payment: Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has withdrawn its previous order dated March 29, where it directed the employers to pay full wages to the workers even if the companies are closed due to the lockdown.
Components of the ecosystem: An Ecosystem includes all of the living things and non-living. Living things include; plants, animals, and organisms while non-living things include Weather, Earth, Sun, Soil, Climate, and Atmosphere etc.
A lunar eclipse occurs when Moon passes into the shadow of the earth and it becomes darkened or when the shadow of earth blocks the sun. Have you listened to or studied about super blue blood moon? How it occurs and what is it? Let us have a look!
Agriculture, forestry and fisheries products, stable natural hydrological cycles, fertile soils, a balanced climate and numerous other vital ecosystem services depend upon the conservation of biological diversity. Food production relies on biodiversity for a variety of food plants, pollination, pest control, nutrient provision, genetic diversity, and disease prevention and control. Both medicinal plants and manufactured pharmaceuticals rely on biodiversity.