Researchers from Pune University have isolated an enzyme from a pest and found that it can be used to clean up pesticide residues from food and the environment.
Humans generated 44.7 million tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) in 2016, expected to rise to 52.2 million tonnes by 2021. Asia accounts for more than 40 percent.Read more
We had travelled to Kanha to change the battery of the radio-collar of a particular tiger. We followed the tiger sedulously but it kept eluding us.Read more
The estimation indicated a 30 percent increase in the tiger population over the last census of 2010, with an estimate of 2,226 tigersRead more
Municipal governments in India are highly understaffed and the capacities to implement sustainable waste management projects are simply non-existent.Read more
By the time I visited the Kanha Tiger Reserve the first time in May 2014, I had dug deep into important issues of conservation & natural regeneration.Read more
The Environment vs. Development debate is bound to surge exponentially in the years ahead.Read more
As luck would have it, within minutes of taking the jungle path, the wireless sets were abuzz with news – a tiger has been spotted!Read more