Category: Science

Did The Big Bang Really Happen?

Did The Big Bang Really Happen?

Sometimes we wonder, where did we come from? This is probably the oldest question asked since the dawn of human existence and everyone must have thought about this at least once in their lives, be it poets, scientists or people living on daily wages. Scientists think that the dawn of existence was 14 billion years …

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Planning to achieve Sustainability in some key areas of Development!

Planning to achieve Sustainability in some key areas of Development!

Sustainable energy systems Energy is the primary sources of all human developmental activities. It grows food, gives clean water, builds homes and moves people. A human economy based on fossil fuels as the sources of energy can never be sustainable. They are proving environmentally very costly, destructive to human health and the environment at both …

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Non-Venomous Snakes in India

Non-Venomous Snakes in India

Snakes are reptiles. There are both venomous and non-venomous snakes in India. But a majority of the species found here are nonvenomous. Nonvenomous snakes don’t have teeth or sacs. They are not harmful to humanism in any way. Even though people have interests about snakes but they are more superstitious about it. Whenever we see snakes, …

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Cloud-Seeding : A Boon or a Bane?

Cloud-Seeding : A Boon or a Bane?

Changing the amount of precipitation that falls from clouds or a ‘weather modification’ is called as cloud seeding. In this process, there are several substances that are dispersed into the clouds so as to facilitate the easy production of the precipitation to provide rainfall in a particular area. In these cases, the microphysical processes are …

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Medicinal Advantages of Biodiversity

Medicinal Advantages of Biodiversity

We all know how important biodiversity is for our survival. Yet what most of us never realize is they are prime sources from where we derive medicinal advantages which prepare us to protect ourselves from diseases ranging from minors infections to wide-scale hazards. A lot of animals and plants have been useful in this regard …

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Organic Agriculture in Kerala

Organic Agriculture in Kerala

The most beautiful state in southern India is undoubtedly Kerala. The name Kerala means “the land of coconut. ‘Kera’ in Malayalam means coconut and Kerala abounded by coconut trees. The abundance of coconut trees everywhere enhances its natural beauty even more. Besides, Kerala has long beaches, misty mountains, elegant rivers and charming inland water bodies. …

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Cyclones: A General Overview

Cyclones: A General Overview

What are cyclones? The term cyclone refers to different types of storms, some mild and some extremely dangerous that wreaks havoc to nature and mankind. Although cyclones fall under the category of storms, it should, however, be noted that each type is different from the other based on the causes for their formation and so …

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