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Solar Eclipse 2017

I still remember the total solar eclipse of 1980. It was February and the city in the beautiful hill town of Ranchi, India came to a standstill. All schools and … Continue reading

September 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Yellow Poplar

Yellow Poplar (Liriodendron tulipfera) or Tulip Tree is a major attraction for bees and gives a nice golden hue to the honey in the spring. It flowers in May along … Continue reading

September 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Born Fawn

A newly born fawn found resting in the farm while the doe went out foraging for food.┬áThe fawn played out there┬ástill and did not even blink its eyes. Even a … Continue reading

June 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

What is common between bees and traditional Indian milkman?

When you talk about an Indian Milkman, water has to be said in the same sentence. He is the most sought after yet most notorious for selling diluted milk. In … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment