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Eastern Blue Bird

  Eastern Blue Birds (Sialia sails; family of Thrushes) are small in size (16-21cm), beautiful blue-feathered birds with a partial white and orange breast. They typically will lay 3-7 eggs at … Continue reading

June 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Born Fawn

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

June 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eastern Box Turtle

Eastern Box Turtle is a protected species and is generally found in deciduous forests, being a land reptile. Contrary to perception, it may drown when placed in deep water. It … Continue reading

June 22, 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

Transformation

Transformation From chain of eggs to Frog

June 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

What is common between bees and a desert cooler?

Pic above: bees making a beeline for collecting water  Desert cooler works on the principle of water evaporation. It is also called a evaporative cooler. The temperature of air is lowered using … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why we do farming

Why not? John F Kennedy once said, to quote “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sustainability and United States

Today, the world lives in the 21st century. This phrase in itself is very powerful and important. It stands for all that the human generation has learnt from the industrial … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment