Monthly Archives: December 2017

Two new books centered on evolution and the human species

Originally posted on The Dispersal of Darwin:
Here are two new books centered on evolution and the human species that readers here may be interested in: Philip Lieberman, The Theory that Changed Everything: “On the Origin of Species” as a…

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Biodiversity Conservation:In-situ and Ex-Situ—>National Parks,Biosphere Reserves and Sanctuaries

Biodiversity is the biological diversity which includes the variety of the whole species present on earth. It includes different animals, plants, micro-organisms and their genes, water ecosystems, terrestrial, and marine ecosystems in which they all are present. Biodiversity is necessary … Continue reading

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India’s Ecological Regions and : Flora and Fauna

Flora is the plant life occurring in a particular region or time, generally the naturally occurring or indigenous—native plant life. The corresponding term for animal life is fauna. Flora, fauna and other forms of life such as fungi are collectively referred to as biota. Sometimes bacteria and fungi are also referred to as flora, as in the terms gut flora or skin flora. … Continue reading

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Solar Revolution on India’s Roofs

The solar revolution on India’s rooftops is gaining momentum. The country added more rooftop solar power capacity in the last financial year than in the previous four years combined, making it the fastest-growing segment in the country’s clean energy space. … Continue reading

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