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... Continue Reading →

Documentary : Dirt! Incredible Secrets of Soil

Do not miss this documentary, friends... An excursion into the realms of soil, the number 1 life-giver on Earth...It's fundamentally important ecological functions, our poor understanding of it as well as our destructive relationship with it. They are so essential to life and thus to us, that our survival is directly dependent on their understanding... Continue Reading →

Know : Atmospheric Circulation

Atmospheric circulation is the large-scale movement of air, and the means (together with the smaller ocean circulation) by which thermal energy is distributed on the surface of the Earth. The large-scale structure of the atmospheric circulation varies from year to year, but the basic climatological structure remains fairly constant. Individual weather systems – mid-latitude depressions, or tropical convective cells –... Continue Reading →

Eco-Preservation : Geo-Literacy

As defined by National Geographic, geo-literacy is "the ability to use geographic understanding and geographic reasoning to make decisions"   The term, "geo-literacy", arose from the National Geographic, "Fight against Geographic Illiteracy". The organization released various media to help explain the concept to the general public. In an editorial, Daniel C. Edelson, vice president for education... Continue Reading →

Know : List of Sciences and Studies

S.No Word Definition 1 Acarology The study of ticks and mites 2 Accidence Grammar book; science of inflections in grammar 3 Aceology Therapeutics 4 Acology The study of medical remedies 5 Acoustics Science of sound 6 Actinobiology The study of the effects of radiation upon living organisms 7 Actinology The study of the effect of... Continue Reading →

Documentary : Down to the Earth’s Core

Save blasting off to outer space. It's time to rocket down. Using computer imagery, travel from just below the earth's crust, with its earthquakes and volcanoes, through breathtaking caverns filled with giant crystals and into giant molten metal tornadoes before reaching the earth's core. BROWSE MORE DOCUMENTARIES ON OUR BLOG Related articles Volcano (purplejuns.wordpress.com) Earth's... Continue Reading →

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