Know : List of Countries using Nuclear Energy

Nuclear power stations operate in 31 countries. Of the thirty countries in which nuclear power plants operate, only France, Belgium, Hungary and Slovakia use them as the primary source of electricity, although many other countries have a significant nuclear power generation capacity. According to the World Nuclear Association, a nuclear power advocacy group, over 45 countries are…

Documentary : ReGeneration

The huge and complex problems of today’s generation often install doubt and fear that everything is futile. Yet by analyzing how the power of our media, schooling and parenting have molded us, we can start to comprehend what we must adjust – our generation and our culture. Studies show that the average family spends around…

Documentary : Urbanized

Urbanized is a feature-length documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world’s foremost architects, planners, policy makers, builders, and thinkers.

Story : We’re Cowards

We spotted him standing alone in the darkness. With no weapons to defend himself. He was tall, stout and strong but an idiot who follows non-violence. Those who can’t fight back were our prey by default. We poached to attack, chop-off, kill and rob him. “Get the saw, cut the tree” the boss ordered us.…

Documentary : Incredible Journey Of The Butterflies

The monarch butterfly is sometimes called the “milkweed butterfly” because its larvae eat the plant.  In fact, milkweed is the only thing the larvae can eat!  If you’d like to attract monarchs to your garden, you can try planting milkweed (if you live in the right area).  You can purchase milkweed seed online from Butterfly…

Powerful Quote #172 : Be the ONE

“I can be relaxed. Because, there are special people who care about the Earth.” What if others think the same? ( or ) “I can be relaxed, Because, I am a special person who care about the Earth.” What if others think the same? So, it is better to be the ONE than expecting someone! – Din

Eco-Preservation : Water Pollution in China : Gallery

Growing cities, overuse of fertilizers and factory wastewater have degraded China’s water supplies to the extent that half the nation’s rivers and lakes are severely polluted. China aims to spend $850 billion to improve filthy water supplies over the next decade, but even such huge outlays may do little to reverse damage caused by decades…

Inspirational Speech : Simon Anholt : Which country does the most good for the world?

This is a must listen speech of Mr. Simon Anholt, who delivered this speech for TED Talks. Incredible thoughts you should not miss out.  Simon Anholt is an independent policy advisor who has worked to help develop and implement strategies for enhanced economic, political and cultural engagement with other countries. Here is the transcript of his…

Documentary : The Life of Turtles and Tortoises

This is a fascinating as well as an educational documentary about Turtles and Tortoises. Tortoises and Turtles are both reptiles from the family of Testudines, the major difference being that the land dwelling ones are called Tortoises and water dwelling are called Turtles. The body of a tortoise and a turtle both is shielded by…

Powerful Quote #170 : Love All, Hate None

People who loved us, may hate us for some reason, that’s when we begin to understand the value of loving with no reason and then, we realize love is no longer about individuals. We have the whole world to shower our love infinitely and there are limitless souls longing for it. So, Love all, hate none.…

Simplified : Individual’s Career, Society & Educational System

In this article, I tried to magnify how an individual’s ambition affects and has its effects on the society as the whole, how educational system plays a role in it and how we can do our best? This will be like exploring the maze, one will lead to another and another will lead you to…

Know : Rainwater Harvesting – Complete Info

The fresh water available in the earth is just 3%. Rain is one of the major sources of Freshwater, which we hardly consider preserving. Rainwater harvesting is a technique of collection and storage of rainwater into natural reservoirs or tanks, or the infiltration of surface water into subsurface aquifers (before it is lost as surface…

Know : Genetically Modified Foods : 20 Questions : WHO’s Answers

Must Know: Find the answers to these 20 questions on Genetically Modified Foods by the World Health Organization, (below the video) 1. What are genetically modified (GM) organisms and GM foods? 2. Why are GM foods produced? 3. Are GM foods assessed differently from traditional foods? 4. How are the potential risks to human health…

Culture viewed in Universal Perspective

Being modern or traditional in the culture is decided within one’s own mind. Rest all is just opinions and illusions. The roots of culture and traditions goes back to the history of evolution. The entire transition of humanity from a mere animal to critical thinking brains as we are today, is because of living practices…

Documentary : Beaver Dams : Wonder Engineers

These cute rodents will amaze you. Don’t miss this Documentary. Understand the nature and coexistence lessons from the Beavers. Beaver dams are dams built by beavers to provide ponds as protection against predators such as coyotes, wolves, and bears, and to provide easy access to food during winter. These structures modify the natural environment in such a way that the…

Earth Our Home Too :) Booboo, Titi and Teddy

Who are Booboo, Titi and Teddy? They are cute guinea pigs living with Megan, a 23 year old girl from the Netherlands. She is their care taker and owner. On her site she posts pictures of these cute creatures and more interesting things about the three friends. Something you should know about Guinea Pigs : Not all…

Powerful Quotes #161 : Deep-Rooted-Selfishness

More deeper the roots, more stronger the trees. Our human society also has deep roots and we are stronger, the concern is not how deep our roots are, it is what our roots are! “I” is the root of problems and “We” is the root of solutions! Now you know why humans do all nonsense!…