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Why the sun cannot scorch leaves?

Hey guys here is a new interesting and amazing fact…….. If you put a piece of metal or glass put in sun, you will find, in a short while, that it becomes warm. But leaves remain cool to the touch even if they have been in the sun all day. Here is the reason. Leaves […]

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What the ‘ Chipko movement’ is?

‘Chipko’ means ‘to hug’ or to cling to something. The chipko Movement is an ecology movement that was started by the women of a village called Reni in the Indian Himalayas. They protected their trees from woodcutters by hugging them. The concept soon caught the imagination of the world and now the term Chipko has […]

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