Posts Tagged 'India'

Protecting Endangered Vegetables [video]

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Harvesting Saffron [video]

4 Of the Best Street Food Finds In Mumbai [video]

The Great Wall of India [video]

Flatworms Can “See” Without Their Heads

NewScientist reports –

Off with their heads. Light-averse planarian flatworms, known for their incredible ability to regenerate lost body parts, shy away from light even after they have been decapitated. This suggests they have evolved a second way to respond to light that doesn’t involve eyes.

Continue reading HERE.

90 Years Of Wedded Bliss

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BBC reported in October 2016 –

A man who was one half of what is believed to be the longest-married couple in the UK has died aged 110. Karam Chand, of Bradford, died on Friday after 90 years of marriage to his wife Kartari. The pair, who tied the knot in India in 1925 during the British Raj and moved to England 40 years later, have eight children and 27 grandchildren.

Continue reading HERE.

A little more background info is available HERE.

4 Tiny Islands That You’ll Never Visit

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All That Is Interesting.com posted a list of four islands that very few people will ever visit. One is inhabited by poisonous snakes, another by a isolated tribe of humans. One island is an icy rock in the middle of nowhere, another may not be there when you arrive.

Read about all four islands HERE.


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