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Know : List of Countries using Nuclear Energy

Nuclear power stations operate in 31 countries. Of the thirty countries in which nuclear power plants operate, only France, Belgium, Hungary and Slovakia use them as the primary source of electricity, although many other countries have a significant nuclear power generation capacity. According to the World Nuclear Association, a nuclear power advocacy group, over 45 countries are giving “serious consideration” to introducing…

Know : Countrywise Percentage of Arable Land

Arable land is land capable of being ploughed and used to grow crops. Non-arable land: Land which is unsuitable for arable farming usually has at least one of the following deficiencies: no source of fresh water; too hot (desert); too cold (Arctic); too rocky; too mountainous; too salty; too rainy; too snowy; too polluted; or too nutrient poor. Clouds may block…

Documentary : Inside 'The White House'

Watch this Documentary narrated by Morgan Freeman… Know about White House. The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United States, located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. It has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams in 1800.

Earth Our Home Too : Golden Crowned Kinglet

The golden-crowned kinglet (Regulus satrapa) is a very small songbird. Adults are olive-gray on the upperparts with white underparts, with thin bills and short tails. They have white wing bars, a black stripe through the eyes and a yellow crown surrounded by black. The adult male has an orange patch in the middle of the yellow crown.   Their breeding…

Kudos : 'Beggars – Not any more' – Kids Restoring Lives

When everyone just offered alms to that man in a dirty costume, a group of thirteen 11th Grade kids decided to offer him a way to live. Now Naagar is no more a beggar, but a Chocolate seller in front of their school. They spotted him begging near their school in Chennai, every day for almost three months and they came up with…

Earth Our Home Too : Quokka : The Happiest Animal

Quokka – Sounds like an Avatar animal’s name? No! They are living along with us in our very mother Earth. One of the friendliest animals to human beings.

Insights : Rules of Life for Graduates

Rules of life for graduates Some have said this was from Bill Gates talk to high school graduates but probably he did not say this unless he quoted Sykes. RULE 1 Life is not fair; get used to it. RULE 2 The world won’t care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something BEFORE you feel good about…

Book : Love in the era of confusion

Love in the era of confusion is an anthology, brought about to bring smiles to your lips, forget the day to day grind, relax with the book and keep smiling. I feel proud to say that a story by me is also amongst the many awesome stories. We aim at making you smile. – Rajni Sinha  In this “Books” Section,…

Powerful Quote #177 : Rich and Poor

A poor man cannot give because he doesn’t have. If a rich man cannot give, then he’s also poor. ‘Giving’ is actually the only difference between a rich man and a poor man, not the bank balance! – Din   Image Credits & Courtesy: ‪#‎Julio_Carrión_Cueva‬ via Google

Know : Top 10 Largest Organs of the Human Body

Skin is the largest organ of our body. The average weight of skin in the body is about 10,886 grams which varies according to the size and weight of human beings. Human skin is made up of different ectodermic tissues and it protects all the inner body organs like liver, glands, stomach, heart etc. Liver is the second largest organ…

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