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World Sparrow Day: Learn how to make a sparrow a home in 35 minutes flat

S Ravi Kanth Reddy talks to us about the reasons for the decline in the sparrow population and how it can be revived with simple readily available household products

Published on 20th March 2020
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Why Abhigna Kedia's resin art will make you fall in love with nature again

Abhigna Kedia is a young resin artist from Bengaluru whose paintings will connect you with the elements of nature — and open your minds to the possibilites of art on a whole other level
 

Published on 5th September 2019
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This Udaipur based start-up turns recycled waste into building blocks called Wricks

This Udaipur based start-up has come with a prototype that will tackle the current environmental hazards caused by brick manufacturers

Published on 18th June 2019
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This trio is using 'trashed' plastic bottles to create greenhouses in Ladakh to grow crops all year

Plastic waste left by tourists, mostly bikers, is a major problem people of the valley are struggling to solve. Now, it can be put to good use for farmers in the region

Published on 23rd August 2019
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This teacher set up a WhatsApp group to teach her students farming during the lockdown

The Hindi teacher from Mar Thoma Public School in Kochi has used WhatsApp to teach her students about the basics of agriculture and how to practise it at home

Published on 24th June 2020
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This summer camp is creating awareness among children about forests and animals 

Dev Balaji who has been conducting Summer Adventure Camps in forests across Karnataka tell us about what they teach for children and how it is helping the little ones 

Published on 24th April 2019
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This nine-year-old from Bengaluru created an app that can help us segregate our waste. Check it out

Sean Solano Paul's app, Trash Sorter, can turn learning about waste segregation into a fun activity and help you sort your trash correctly. He is currently building the second version of this app

Published on 22nd January 2020
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This Mumbai duo is trying to promote an eco-friendly lifestyle with their start-up TreeWear

TreeWear provides you with an array of naturally-manufactured products like hand sanitisers, deodorants, t-shirts and more. We speak to the founders to find out how it is done

Published on 1st June 2019
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This Kozhikode beach cemetry has tombstones made of plastic dedicated to endangered marine species

The installations in this marine cemetery are made out of single-use plastic bottles picked up from water bodies 

Published on 4th December 2019
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This Kerala designer kickstarted a campaign to help young followers of Greta Thunberg live a greener life

Titled For A Greta Cause, the guidelines range from using cloth bags and ink pens. Most options are economical too

Published on 26th September 2019
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This Karnataka fifth grader took 1,000 used plastic bottles and used them as planters for saplings 

Shabnam C S from Mandya speaks about her initiative to reuse plastic water bottles for a good cause — to plant saplings. She has already reused 1,000 of them and collecting 10,000 more bottles 

Published on 5th February 2020
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This Hyderabad activist will give you a sapling for every bag of plastic you leave at his doorstep. Here's why

Well-known citizen activist from Hyderabad Satish Kumar Pendyala is going to launch this initiative, with GHMC as partners, which will help curb both deforestation and the plastic problem

Published on 28th December 2019
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This documentary on violence against women by a Pondicherry University student is a real eye-opener. Check out why

Arya P Gopi discusses about the various violence against women in the name of love and the impact she tries to create against it through her film  

Published on 24th March 2020
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This culinary space in Hyderabad helps children become independent in the kitchen

In this one-month project run by Hyderabad-based Gopi Byluppala, children between the age of 7 and 15 learn cooking tricks that even the their grandmothers might not know   

Published on 26th February 2018
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This college in Sirsi is using plastic bottles to grow plants. Here's what's awesome about it

Why throw plastic bottles away when you can use them to grow plants? We bring you some insights from a college in Sirsi where this idea is trending

Published on 14th July 2019

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