A dip in the river is a must for Deepu whenever he travels this way.
A dip in the river is a must for Deepu whenever he travels this way.
A nature-friendly Vishu should be inclusive of the joy and prosperity of our fellow living things.
Through this novel initiative, the meet aims to create an awareness among the Indian and international community regarding marine pollution and global warming.
Most of these farmers had raised money for cultivation by taking loans.
The new species named Kani maranjandu after the Kani tribe in Kerala, are substantially different from other congeners.
The report added that while aquifers provide 85 per cent of drinking water, their levels are falling in 56 per cent of the country.
Researchers found that frigate birds sleep in flight with either one cerebral hemisphere at a time or both hemispheres simultaneously.
Deforestation and lack of rainfall spells the slow death of the ambitious Chimmony irrigation project.
India's first complete bird atlas is being scientifically generated in this small coastal state, with the help of several bird watchers, volunteer groups and non-governmental organizations.
When we discuss about the need of 'ethical deforestation' for the purpose of power generation and plantation purposes, the protection of existing wildlife and the larger resource diversity is proving to be the need of time.
Shanto has perfected the science of aquaphonics, the technique of merging aquaculture with hydrophonics which helps plants and fish grow together.
The researchers found that the elephants slept an average of two hours a day- the shortest known sleep time of any land mammal.
When the world is set to observe another 'day for migratory birds' on January 5, let us take a good look at the migratory birds and birding community down in the kole wetlands of Kerala.
We have a number of international winged visitors here in our surroundings – who travel great distances in search of right living conditions.
Preetha, a resident of Kollam, believes that there is only one essential requirement: fall in love with flowers and flowering plants.
Even as another major hydro-power project would be too costly for the state in terms of money and ecology, the sun offers solace for the Keralite whose power consumption is set to only increase in the coming years.
The new lizard was discovered 130 years after the last such gecko was discovered and has been named after a Bengaluru-based scientist Varad Giri.
World Rivers Day strives to increase public awareness of the importance of the waterways as well as the many threats confronting them.
Diego, the Galapagos giant tortoise, has fathered an estimated 800 offspring, which is about 40 percent of the offspring released into the wild on Espanola Island.
The Psittacosaurus was light on its underside and darker on top and most likely lived in an environment with diffuse light, such as in a forest.
Molecules produced in perfumes act as potential contaminants of the environment, and may also impact our ecosystem in the long run.
30-year-old sculptor Dattadri Kothur from Mumbai, decided to showcase the Tree Ganesha on Ganesh Chaturthi.
Visit this mesmerizing orchard and vegetable garden in just six cents.Take a stroll around the Arakkal house at Marad, Ernakulam.
An interesting study conducted on Namibian elephants show that they pass on their unique knowledge and survival skills to future generations
The Clean City project, which had a humble beginning at 25-apartment complex in Kochi in 2007, now covers over 1019 projects in 7 districts, according to Confederation of Real Estate Developers' Associations of India (CREDAI).
This will be first time that penguins will be exhibited in any Indian zoo.
Kesavendra Kumar’s environmental protection activities are notable in Wayanad which is inundated with fake environment lovers.
Many of the real-life Nemos swimming in children's fish tanks were caught using cyanide.
An exhibit 17 marine animals, made entirely of plastic waste collected from the Pacific Ocean, is on display in Washington, DC.
A small band of conservationists at a tiny sanctuary on the fringes of Davao, the southern Philippines' biggest city, is trying to ensure their survival by running the world's only breeding programme for the eagles and by rehabilitating the wounded.
Covering soil with wood mulch can actually help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.Using mulch in agriculture can cut nitrous oxide emissions up to 28 per cent, the findings showed.
Using space dust, researchers from Monash University here have made a surprising discovery about the chemistry of Earth's atmosphere 2.7 billion years ago.
A bizarre crocodile-sized 'hammerhead' creature, that lived 242 million years ago in what today is southern China, may have been the earliest known example of a plant-eating marine reptile, scientists say.
Tech giant Google dedicated a doodle on the occasion of Earth Day.
The formation of a distinct pattern of sea surface temperatures in the middle of the North Pacific Ocean can predict an increased chance of summer heat waves up to 50 days in advance.
Countries and mega-cities across Asia are highly exposed to natural hazards ranging from cyclones to earthquakes, but people in sub-Saharan Africa are more vulnerable.
Researchers at Japan's Kyoto University have discovered a type of bacteria that uses only two enzymes to break down plastic, according to a study published in the journal Science.
A new species of terrestrial frog with yellow eyebrows has been found in Colombia's East Andes, researchers announced.
Aerial surveys of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have revealed the worst bleaching on record in the icon's pristine north with few corals escaping damage.
A recent study has shown that the rate of carbon emissions is higher than at any time in fossil records stretching back 66 million years to the age of the dinosaurs.
A recent study has stated that humans have triggered the last 16 record-breaking hot years experienced on Earth since 1937.
Mass bleaching has killed 35 per cent of the coral in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, the world's largest coral system.
This year’s theme for World Environment Day - Go Wild for Life - encourages people to celebrate all those species under threat and take action of your own to help safeguard them for future generations.
Pure Living (Products Up-cycled Recycled and Economised) introduced a set of pens which were symbolic of minimising the plastic menace.
This World Environment Day, Onmanorama invites school students aged between 13 and 17 to be part of a brand new initiative called – Planeteer Alert.
In an attempt to lead a 'greener' lifestyle, some people across Kerala have chosen alternative methods with regards to the construction of their houses.
Here are a few ways to ensure that you are using your electronic appliances intelligently and efficiently.
Find out all you need to know about rainwater harvesting plants.
Deepa Bharatkumar, a Chennai-based architect and co-founder of Architecture By Design, sheds some light on the greener ways to keep your homes cool this summer.
All it takes is about 5 cents of land to plant a couple of fruit trees.
You could always recycle things that are made of plastic. But if you wish to try something new, check out these pictures.
Mathew Jose collects trash for a living. Here's the story.
After summer vacations the colleges are abuzz with activity. The latest fad, to hit St Teresa's College, Kochi, this year are bags made out of old clothes.
Here are ten things that you could do to make earth a greener and better place.
Job’s search for eco-friendly alternative for plastic ended in the creation of Sangeetha Bag.