• Adopting a minimalist mindset:
    Opinion

    Adopting a minimalist mindset: 3 valuable lessons that will keep you on track

    An exposure to minimalist approach towards life has changed my life in unimaginable ways. Most importantly it has made me understood the power of community. It was unintentional though. Ever since my introduction to a facebook group on minimalism some two and a half years ago, I have joined a few more. I am still in the process of minimising my physical and mental clutter. I am tempted to share with you a few of my realisations that might prove to be important for you if you see minimalism as a way for you for the rest of your life. Joining an aspiring minimalist’s community is far more helpful than…

  • alternate skin care
    Opinion

    Three easy ways to reduce the toxin intake more than half in a day

    We are living in a highly polluted world. In some places it’s the high air pollution which is posing a serious health concern (mostly in developing countries) while in other countries it’s the toxin laden food (developed and developing countries alike) or chemicals entering in our body though personal care product (highly misleading name), packaged food and drinks which is central issue. The design of the modern world is such that we enjoy this toxicity unless alarmed by some serious health issue. Mostly wake up call comes when we or our loved ones fell ill, sometimes seriously ill. If this is not the case with you and you have started…

  • Yarsagumba benefits
    Environment

    Yarsagumba benefits – yarchagumba, Keeda Jadi medicinal benefits

    Yarsagumba has earned name as a traditional herb able to cure many diseases and ailments. It is scientifically known as Cordyceps sinensis. It is popularly known as yarsagumba, yarchagumba, Keeda Jadi. It has been used since long as a medicine in the old communities of China, Nepal and India. The beneficial effects of caterpillar fungus have been mentioned in the traditional Chinese and Tibetan medicinal literature. According to that, it acts as a medicine for at least 21 diseases and ailments. These diseases are broadly linked with liver, kidney and heart. In addition it is said to be extremely beneficial in the treatment of infertility. Cordyceps or Yarsagumba and its product have also…

  • Why USA opted out of Paris Climate Change Agreement?
    Climate Change

    Why USA opted out of Paris Climate Change Agreement?

    Donald Trump has always been a very vocal climate change denier. Right from many years before the presidential election – till date he has repeatedly said Climate Change a hoax, a con, a stupid thing, a canard and a manipulation by scientists. He had said on many occasions that the ‘Global warming concept was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive’. In a tweet in 2012 Donald Trump said “Let’s continue to destroy the competitiveness of our factories & manufacturing so we can fight mythical global warming. China is so happy!” Apparently his opinion and stand on global warming and climate change could not…

  • Global Warming Statistics 2017
    Climate Change

    Global Warming Statistics 2017 as Provided by Scientists from NASA

    Scientists from NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), New York do monthly analysis of the global temperatures. They use the publicly available data from 6,300 meteorological stations located around the world. They also use data from ship- and buoy-based instruments to measure sea surface temperatures and from Antarctic research stations. Global Warming Statistics 2017 as provided by Scientists from NASA is useful in enhancing knowledge about the trends in global temperatures change. There are two important factors to look out in the analysis – one is the position of the monthly average temperature of a particular month in the records of last 137 years and second its variation from the mean…

  • Difference between Paris Agreement and Kyoto Protocol
    Climate Change

    Difference between Paris Agreement and Kyoto Protocol is in the Approach to Achieve the Ultimate Goal of Stabilizing Greenhouse Gases in the Atmosphere

    Paris Agreement on Climate Change and Kyoto Protocol share the same goal. It is to restrict the global temperature rise below 2 degree Celsius. Unprecedented increase in the Greenhouse gas Emissions is being attributed for the global temperature rise. To limit the rising temperature collective actions are required to be taken by all the countries.  Kyoto Protocol (Treaty) 1997  is the first international agreement to keep the global temperature rise under check. Its commitment period will end in 2020 and from onward the Paris Agreement on Climate Change 2015 will come into effect.  Both the Kyoto Protocol and Paris Agreement took place under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). In order to understand the key difference between Paris…

  • Where is World's largest Solar Power Plant located
    Climate Change

    Where is World’s largest Solar Power Plant located?

    The World’s largest Solar Power Plant has been installed in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is world’s largest solar power plant at any single location. Read below to know 8 very interesting facts about Kurnool Ultra Mega Solar Park. Facts about World’s largest Solar Power Plant 1. The Kurnool Ultra Mega Solar Park will become fully operation by the end of May 2017. When running at its optimum capacity it will generate 1,000 megawatts (1 gigawatt) electricity. As of now its producing 90% of the installed capacity i.e. 900 MW. ————— 2. Although its generating 90% of its total production capacity at present, it has already left behind Adani Power’s…

  • Opinion

    Don’t Revoke US Paris Climate Deal- 5 Interesting remarks by Bear Grylls on Climate Change

    Bear Grylls, a well-known survival expert and a host of TV shows on the same subject, has expressed his concerns related to climate change, policies around it, energy and related issues often.  He is a supporter of the brigade that says that climate change is real and we need to protect our planet from it. Have a look at the 5 Interesting remarks by Bear Grylls on Climate Change: 1. Whatever our views: start of a new era & change keeps us on our toes! (Ps @realDonaldTrump plse though don’t revoke US Paris climate deal!)- 9 Nov 2016 Click to know What President Donald Trump has been saying about Climate change —————————–…

  • climate change is a hoax tweets Trump
    Opinion

    Climate Change is a Hoax tweets Donald Trump

    President of the Unites States of America and the most powerful climate change denier of the world Mr. Donald Trump has said repeatedly that climate change is a hoax, a stupid thing, a canard and a manipulation by scientists. These 10 interesting tweets of Donald Trump on Global Warming show his opinion and stand on global warming and climate change which are believed to be the most challenging threats to the mankind by many. 1. The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.  6 Nov 2012 ———————————— 2. Any and all weather events are used by the GLOBAL WARMING HOAXSTERS…