Deforestation in Northern Hemisphere Affecting Indian Monsoon: IISc Study

The green cover that was existing in the high altitude Northern Hemisphere in the 1750s is no more seen today and the impact is visible in Indian monsoon getting affected, said IISc climate scientists attributing the fall in monsoon rains to increased deforestation. The Bangalore-based Indian Institute of sciences (IISc) centre said in the 1750s, only about 7% of the ...

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Curiosity Rover Hit by Short-Circuit on Mars Telegraph Peak, NASA Halts its Work for Now

Curiosity rover engaged in drilling the surface of the Mars for minerals and methane gas traces has encountered a typical earth-like problem that is shor-circuit, forcing NASA engineers to halt its work temporarily. The engineers said they are analyzing the nature of the transient short circuit, which the vehicle followed as per the program and halted its arm to drill the ...

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HOLI: How to make mithai? Sanjeev Kapoor’s Tips

What’s a Holi without some ‘mithai’? But be a little cautious and try cooking some healthier sweets in your home kitchen, suggests Indian masterchef Sanjeev Kapoor, as he gives out some easy recipes: Gujiya Ingredients: For the filling Khoya/mawa: 500 gm Sugarfree natura diet sugar: Six tablespoons Desiccated coconut: 3¼ tsps Cashewnuts (blanched and chopped): 15 nos Almonds (blanched and ...

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Tempers cool ahead of AAP meet; Kejriwal off to Bangalore for 10-day naturopathy treatment

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s remark that he was “deeply hurt and pained” by the open warfare within the AAP apparently has cooled down the tempers ahead of the party’s crucial make-or-break leadership meeting on Wednesday. The Aam Aadmi Party, which scored a spectacular electoral win early last month, also announced that Kejriwal was going away to Bangalore on Wednesday ...

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Why Apple Inc Stock Downfall Prediction at $60 is Wrong?

Apple Inc (AAPL) stock will plummet by 50%, according to Berenberg, a German investment bank citing the Cupertino-based tech giant’s over-dependence on iPhone alone with no other product to supplement the iPhone’s presence in the market. Apple Insider described the prediction more of a statement than a plausible estimate as it is too “extreme” to iamgine. According to Apple Insider, ...

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