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A lone Bufflehead and several flocks of Geese waiting for the fog to lift and sun to rise on a short December day.

Keeping warm was the main activity on the frigid morning -7F (-21C) along the South Platte river where I am sure the water was warmer than the air.

Decembers Other Light

Even a colorful landscape becomes black and white when the snow begins to fall and the sun is hidden behind Decembers clouds. Photographed on a snowy afternoon ski in Yellowstone National Park.

Ecology Part 7: Biosphere and Biome

“If we do not permit the earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food, either”- Joseph Wood Krutch. … 212 more words


Climate change deal has 194 countries cutting emissions

Deals to reduce greenhouse gases (such as 1997’s Kyoto Protocol) have been in place for years. However, they’ve typically limited the reductions to richer nations — poorer countries have objected to previous attempts to broaden the scope due to requirements they see as burdensome. 207 more words


Exploration of Biomass of Mesopelagic Fishes

This brief summarizes the paper “Mesopelagic fish biomass in the southern California current system” by Davison et al., which was published in the journal Deep-Sea Research II: Topical Studies in Oceanography… 558 more words


Decembers Light

The mid-December sun, traveling low across southern sky casts long shadows on the ice blue face of a small pond and gently lights the landscape beyond. 21 more words

Cow - Why we need to Protect our native Cow?

உழவும் பசுவும் ஒழிந்த கதை!

ஆங்கிலேயர்கள் இந்தியாவை ஆக்கிரமித்த பின் இங்குள்ளவை பற்றி அவர்கள் ஆச்சரியப்பட்ட விஷயங்கள் இரண்டு. ஒன்று குருகுலக்கல்வி, மற்றொன்று நமது பாரம்பரிய விவசாயம்.
அப்போதைய பிரிட்டிஷ் இந்திய கவர்னரான ராபர்ட் கிளைவ் நம் விவசாய முறையைப் பற்றி நீண்ட விரிவான ஆய்வு செய்தார்.