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The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has brought global hunger — and the need to address it urgently — under scrutiny.

There are many anthropogenic forcings on the climate, in particular the volume of carbon and greenhouse gases pumped into the atmosphere as a part of our everyday lives.

The Hindu Kush Himalayas (youngest mountain range) is the third pole.  We always find it in news due to climate change.

Natural colour of corals is white but we see colourful and bright corals.

The process of artificially tweaking rain is known as Cloud Seeding. It is used with the usual intent to increase precipitation, dissipate fog, reduce lightning or suppress hail.

Of the 650+ indigenous groups who reside in or depend on forests, few match the simple ways of the Baiga of Central India.

The Gini index refers to a simple measure of the distribution of income across income percentiles in a population.

 Olive trees grown in Andalusia, Spain since Roman Empire times are very well suited for the Andalusian climate.

Mica-Forest Produce

Forest Produce according to the Indian Forest Act, 1927 includes:

Flexible temporary electronic displays may one day make it possible to sport a glowing tattoo or check a reading, like that of a stopwatch, directly on the skin.

Carbon-based materials are at the heart of these devices, rather than silicon.

These are made of made from carbon and plastic, promise a cheaper way of generating electricity.

This exoplanet is 390 light years away towards the constellation Pisces.

It has days when its surface temperatures exceed 2,400 Celsius, sufficiently hot to evaporate metals.

Urban Heat Island (UHI) refers to an area that is much warmer than the rural areas surrounding it. UHIs are created in areas that have lots of people and activity. The energy from from people, cars, buses etc create it.

It is recently found that in early history of Earth, the days were slightly shorter than current; 23.5 hours were there in a day and total 372 days were there in a year.

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