The Botanical Gardens are dedicated places for the conservation and exhibition of different varieties of plants and trees. In this article, check the list of the Botanical Gardens in India along with their location.
Bhadla Solar Power Plant is the Largest Solar Plant in the country and the world. India has been listed in the largest solar energy producers list by the USA Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. Check all details about the largest solar park in the world below.
Earth's warming or global warming has been a bigger than ever issue now that the global temperatures have been seeing a rise in mercury. You would be amazed to know there would be a lot of difference in the state of the planet when there would be a rise of 1.5°C and 2°C
Jakarta is rapidly sinking. It is the fastest sinking city in the world as of now. The article below explains the major reasons behind the sinking of Indonesia's capital and also discusses the ways to mitigate urban floods
The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has invited objections and suggestions from the state government as well as the general public on the proposed amendments to the Forest (Conservation) Act of 1980. Through this article, let us dig deeper into the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980, proposed amendments in the Act, issues raised and its positive aspects.
Natural Gas Price Hike: There are a host of reasons behind the price surge of natural gas, including the pre-pandemic activities, production crunch, and energy geopolitics. Read the below article for an in-depth explanation.
India Biodiversity Awards 2021 were given away recently and the list of the winners is given below for the candidates of various Government Competitive Exams. Take a look at the details of the awards, their categories and the winners here
Dead Zones: These are low-oxygen areas in the oceans and lakes across the world where aquatic life cannot survive. The first-ever dead zone was identified on the Chesapeake Bay in the 1970s. The Gulf of Mexico dead zone is the largest ever recorded, spread over 16,400 square kilometres. Read the below article for more details.
Jim Corbett National Park name change: Uttarakhand’s Jim Corbett National Park is likely to be renamed Ramganga National Park after the river that flows through the tiger reserve. However, an official statement from the state government and forest department has rejected the name change claims.
Dudhwa National Park located in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri and Bahraich districts is one of the 47 Tiger Reserves of India one must know about. The National Park has a history to it and many interesting facts. Take a look at the details below
The scientists at NASA are delighted over the launch of Landsat 9, the Earth imaging satellite that could circle the planet in 8 days. It would provide the essential data to monitor and check climate change and landscapes change across the globe.
India argues that countries must focus on achieving what they have already committed rather than opening up a parallel discussion outside the Paris Agreement. It further points out the fact that the developed nations have contributed much to the rise in global temperatures and therefore a swifter and faster curb must be instituted on their carbon emissions.
Top 10 Largest Forests List: Take a look at the top 10 forests of the world based on the area they cover. Forests make 31% of the Earths surface and are as large as a complete country in many parts of the world. Take a look at the list here