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The quest to find new ways to harness solar power has taken a step forward after researchers successfully split water into hydrogen and oxygen by altering the photosynthetic machinery in plants. Photosynthesis is the...

Shimla – A city upon a hill 0

Shimla – A city upon a hill

Hello friends. I am sharing some beautiful images from my recent visit to shimla for a national conference on glaciology. Shimla (himachal pradesh) is situated on the pir panjal mountain range of himalaya. The...

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Beautiful Boudins – At Desuri Ghat

These boudins are seen in the Desuri Ghat section. These photos were taken in January when i was doing fieldwork  in Rajasthan. These boudins have formed in the Delhi Supergroup of rocks. Photographs owned by Abhishek...

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Geminid Meteor shower of December 13 & 14, 2012

              from http://spaceweather.com/gallery/indiv_upload.php?upload_id=74636   Winter Milky Way Geminids on December 12, 2012. Credit: John Chumack Read more: http://www.universetoday.com/98989/geminid-meteor-shower-peaks-tonight/#ixzz2F0BGAJuW [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOkDSSssXrU&w=420&h=315]