Himalaya

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  • Himalayan hand in December 2004 tsunami

    Himalayan hand in December 2004 tsunami

    Scientists have found that Himalayas played a role in the generation of magnitude-9.2 Sumatran earthquake on December 26, 2004, which, together with the massive tsunami that followed, killed more than 250,000 people -- making it one of the deadliest natural......

    May 28, 2017
  • India’s mystical mountain range

    India’s mystical mountain range

    The fact that the Himalayas form such a great sweep down India’s borders from the north to the north-east is made evident through the setting of some of the pieces.

    November 12, 2016
  • The migration story

    The migration story

    Migration is one of the most studied, yet poorly understood aspects of the natural world. Let us look at the history of man's observations on migration, on how man first began to notice and explain the appearance and disappearance of......

    September 21, 2016
  • Rio: Usain Bolt powers Jamaica to 4x100m gold

    Rio: Usain Bolt powers Jamaica to 4x100m gold

    Usain Bolt on Friday led Jamaica to the men's 4x100 metres relay gold medal at the Rio Olympics. Jamaica clocked 37.27 seconds, beating second-placed Japan by 0.33. The United States came third in 37.62 but were disqualified, Xinhua news agency......

    August 20, 2016