Posts tagged environment

Godavari Harathi

Dec. 4, 2014, 11:03 p.m. Godavari , rivers , environment , nature worship

    "The hydrologic cycle describes the pilgrimage of water as water molecules make their way from the Earth's surface to the atmosphere, and back again." NASA has called it a 'pilgrimage'. I had the good fortune to make a pilgrimage myself, to attend a pilgrimage by ...

Anti-green Valentine

Feb. 14, 2014, 12:59 a.m. environment , roses , valentine

Roses are not Green daya dissanayake The Carbon footprint would be huge. 9,000 metric tons of Carbon dioxide is produced when we produce 100 million roses for the Western markets. The high energy cost is because almost all of them are grown in greenhouses with artificially controlled heating and lig ...

Art into Environment

Nov. 20, 2013, 1:46 a.m. Art , environment

Art into Environment daya dissanayake "Not everything to do with pollution is ugly", says Laurence Pope of the New Scientist, describing the abstract paintings of John Sabraw. An environmental engineer Guy Riefler makes oil paints out of iron sludge he collects from the water run-offs from abandoned ...

environmental litercy

July 18, 2012, 12:04 a.m. earth day , environment , literacy

Reading for the Earth daya dissanayake Reading for the Earth is a campaign launched by the Earth Day Network to help increase environmental literacy among young readers. "I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues...Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get b ...