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Artificial beaks save hornbills from extinction in Arunachal

Artificial beaks save hornbills from extinction in Arunachal | Green Calling | Scoop.it
In one of a few successful campaigns to save endangered bird species, fibre replicas of beaks of hornbills have saved the rare birds from imminent extinction in Arunachal Pradesh.
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Camera traps spot 118 tigers in Kaziranga - The Times of India

Camera traps spot 118 tigers in Kaziranga - The Times of India | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Kaziranga National Park, a World Heritage Site, has recorded a rise in the number of tigers, according to the latest camera-trap technique used to make estimates of big cat population in an area.
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Chinese eat up Zimbabwe’s endangered wildlife

Chinese eat up Zimbabwe’s endangered wildlife | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Tortoises, pythons, leopards are on the menu. Even village dogs.
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'Northeast India should go for traditional housing'

'Northeast India should go for traditional housing' | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Agartala, April 9 (IANS) Quake-prone northeastern India should switch to traditional forms of house-building, including houses made of bamboo and cane, that are flexible and able to withstand...
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World War Two road might bask in Suu Kyi victory 20120406

World War Two road might bask in Suu Kyi victory 20120406...
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Asia Sentinel - Indian Rhinos on the Increase

Asia Sentinel - Indian Rhinos on the Increase | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Independent news and analysis about Asia's politics, economics, culture and more...
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Chikilidae: A new family of legless amphibians

A team of scientists led by Dr. SD Biju of University of Delhi (http://www.frogindia.org/) has discovered an entirely NEW FAMILY of legless amphibians from I...
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1st phase of ‘Dolphin Yatra’ completed in Brahmaputra River | Aaranyak blog

1st phase of ‘Dolphin Yatra’ completed in Brahmaputra River | Aaranyak blog | Green Calling | Scoop.it
To create awareness about Gangetic river dolphins Aaranyak completed the first phase of it's "Dolphin Yatra" on a 660 km stretch of Brahmaputra...
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Incredible Animal Sculptures Made from Broken CDs

Incredible Animal Sculptures Made from Broken CDs | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Sean Avery transforms junked CDs into colorful and creative works of art.
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40 Inspiring Examples of Blue Hour Photography | Inspiration

40 Inspiring Examples of Blue Hour Photography | Inspiration | Green Calling | Scoop.it
While many of you photographers have heard of the golden hours – that short time immediately after sunrise and before sunset where the light is incredible for photography – there is another time that creates a surreal environment with natural light.
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Experience The Night Sky Like Never Before

Experience The Night Sky Like Never Before | Green Calling | Scoop.it

the video is made up of multiple long-exposure photographs painstakingly combined into seamless footage, capturing the stars, sky and landscape together in a way that conventional video cameras cannot.

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Snow leopards galore in Bhutan

Camera traps by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) have captured over 10,000 images of snow leopards in Wangchuck Centennial Park in Bhutan, adjoining forests in Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh.

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Documentary on Nagaland’s head hunters

Documentary on Nagaland’s head hunters | Green Calling | Scoop.it

During her childhood, Vikeyeno Zao, 36, had heard from her elders beguiling accounts of the tattooed headhunters of the Konyak tribe in her home state of Nagaland. thus began a dream, to come back one day and document these stories.

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Brahamaputra’s little oasis | mydigitalfc.com

Brahamaputra’s little oasis | mydigitalfc.com | Green Calling | Scoop.it
It seemed like I was the only one struggling to maintain my balance and keep my backpack from getting wet in that narrow boat.
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10 places to travel for a higher cause - travel tips and articles - Lonely Planet

10 places to travel for a higher cause - travel tips and articles - Lonely Planet | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Read 10 places to travel for a higher cause for travel tips, advice, news and articles from all around the world by Lonely Planet...
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From Everest to the watchmaker's workshop

From Everest to the watchmaker's workshop | Green Calling | Scoop.it
BBC Nepal's Jitendra Raut explains how two Sherpas ended up hand-making fabulously expensive wrist watches after saving the lives of the couple they were climbing with.
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Amazing photos of a 'hidden paradise'

Amazing photos of a 'hidden paradise' | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Steep mountain walls enclose the valley on either side with snow-clad ramparts.
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Abundant Signs of Life in India’s Namdapha Tiger Reserve | Panthera

Abundant Signs of Life in India’s Namdapha Tiger Reserve | Panthera | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Panthera directs and implements conservation strategies for the world’s largest and most endangered cats: tigers, lions, jaguars and snow leopards.
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High toll of leopards in Assam’s spots of bother - Indian Express

High toll of leopards in Assam’s spots of bother - Assam has seen a spurt in man-animal conflicts, particularly human attacks on leopards, over the past few weeks.
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Adventurers of the Year 2012 - Photo Gallery -- National Geographic

Adventurers of the Year 2012 - Photo Gallery -- National Geographic | Green Calling | Scoop.it
See the Adventurers of the Year in action in amazing photos of snowboarding, surfing, biking, hiking, mountaineering, kayaking, and more! Including Travis Rice, Danny MacAskill, Nick Waggoner, Jennifer Pharr Davis, Carissa Moore, and more.
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Beyond The Pretty Picture — Giving Back To Nature Through Photography

Beyond The Pretty Picture — Giving Back To Nature Through Photography | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Read the full article at Conservation India...
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New amphibian family found in northeast India

New amphibian family found in northeast India | Green Calling | Scoop.it
Researchers digging through mud in northeast India have discovered a new family of legless amphibians in a rare scientific breakthrough detailed in a study released on Wednesday.
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14 Awesome Places to Sleep Beneath the Stars | STA Travel

14 Awesome Places to Sleep Beneath the Stars | STA Travel | Green Calling | Scoop.it
The world's an amazing place, no matter what way you look at it; but I think we all agree that beneath a sprinkling of stars, even the world's most magnificent destinations can become steeped in awe.
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Geobirds

Geobirds | Green Calling | Scoop.it

 A community of birders, by birders, about birding.

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10 Endangered Species and Where to Find them in India « India's Endangered

10 Endangered Species and Where to Find them in India « India's Endangered | Green Calling | Scoop.it

A list.

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Gordon Ramsay's Great Escape - Bhut Jolokia

Anandita Dutta Tamuli attempts to break her 2008 world record of eating 60 Bhut Jolokia. Unfortunately she doesn't succeed but does set another world record ...

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