The Kruger National Park is perhaps South Africa's most popular safari destination with over a million visitors each year. This wild life reserve has a vast majority of wild life ranging from small dung beetles to large game such as elephants and giraffes. Every visitor will try to spot the Big Five i.e. elephants, rhino, [...]

Water Crisis

It's been quite a few years since the spectre of water scarcity began giving exhibitions of its existence; the worst part is that it has only grown clearer in form and monstrous in proportions. The water crisis debate is no longer limited to the conference rooms of UN and environment care bodies of the globe; [...]

Table Mountain

When traveling to South Africa, these 5 locations and sites should definitely take a place on your ‘Must-See/Must-Do’ list, they are each unique and have their own appeal. So even if only one of the following seems appealing, you will be extremely happy you’ve seen it through. Visit the Table Mountain This landmark is beautiful [...]


The fascinating history of Windsor Castle goes through centuries and it still continues to attract people all over the world. Windsor Castle is not only one of the three residences of the Queen, along with Buckingham Palace and Holyrood Palace, but it also holds the title of the largest and oldest inhabited castle in the [...]

Cypripedium Reginae

Orchids exhibit some of the most vibrant colors and unique shapes in flowering plants; and some of the rare orchards disperse a fragrant aroma as well. While a few orchids are endemic to certain climatic conditions, most orchids can thrive on any garden yard with special care and proper maintenance. Here is a list of [...]

Whistle Language 1

The form of communication constituting whistles is used by various indigenous people in the world and is termed as whistled languages. The language tends to vary in terms of the tonal nature of the spoken language with the whistling being based either on articulation or tone. In many cases, the tonal languages are stripped of [...]


When you think about summer getaways the image that simply pops up in your head is that of a serene landscape, bordered by calm blue waters. However the next thing that dims the idea down is the crowd in the beaches during the summer months. Besides beaches in summer are just so passé. So why [...]

Two headed baby

In the previous articles, we have already written about some abnormal creatures like two headed snake, 8 legged piglet, 2 headed Dolphin etc and this news is about 2 headed baby. With the rise in radiation levels and exposure to harmful reactants in the air, mutations are becoming much more common of late. Cases of [...]


The gigantic fearsome creatures that dominated the earth millions of years ago have always been a center of fascination for the scientific community. The fossilized remains of dinosaurs have provided useful insights into their structure, function and physiology. Spinosaurus was once known to a giant dinosaur with a characteristic sail like structure standing upright on [...]

Franklin's lost ship

In 1845, the British set off an expedition to explore the Arctic. It was led by Captain Sir John Franklin, an experienced adventurer and officer of the Royal Navy. He had led three expeditions before this, all in the same region. The last one was to the Northwest Passage, where the expedition was lost. 128 [...]