Why you should keep in mind your environment when celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi

Haven't you heard anyone say - 'Too much of anything is bad'? Or some of you may have read what Mark Twain once said, "Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough." Mark Twain has a funny way of saying witty things. I recommend you read some more of him if … Continue reading Why you should keep in mind your environment when celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi

Polluted atmospheric layer in the making

'What is that layer?', I exclaimed, when I photographed this on my journey to Uran a few months back. 'That's pollution', I said as I gazed at the distant industries at the shore. It looks brown but is it the unsightly Asian brown cloud? It could be a photochemical smog. Its brown color reflects its NOx content. A process in … Continue reading Polluted atmospheric layer in the making

Book Review: Pollution by N. Seshagiri

Pollution by Dr. Seshagiri lays down a rationale for pollution control. The book covers all kinds of pollution: air, water, solid waste, and noise. Information is well supported by statistical data. A lovely book to look at with illustrations by many artists. A book for an age group of 12-14 they say, but a very … Continue reading Book Review: Pollution by N. Seshagiri