By drupbfadm on March 14, 2018
A new species Capsicum sonitpurensis (Solanaceae) is proposed from Sonitpur district of Assam. It resembles Capsicum chinense and C. annum but has many contrasting characters from each other. The description, photographs and IUCN conservation status of the species are provided.
By Naturenomics Team on November 15, 2017
Since 2013, Balipara Foundation has highlighted and invested in the efforts of societal entrepreneurs who are working tirelessly to create social, economic and environmental impact in protecting the essential natural resources and restoring the beauty of the Eastern Himalayas. Through the Balipara Foundation Awards, we award, reward and recognize these extraordinary visionaries of the Eastern Himalayas and their indomitable contribution.
By Naturenomics Team on August 23, 2017
Book Discussion of the unconventional biography of Indira Gandhi- A Life in Nature authored by Jairam Ramesh. The author will be in conversation with Arupjyoti Saikia- Environmental Historian and Professer, IIT Guwahati. Balipara Foundation is passionately involved in enlightening the story of the 'Iron Lady of India' and her engagement with nature , and thereby restoring the balance between Nature and economy through it's subject NaturenomicsTM.
By Naturenomics Team on August 18, 2017
SNOWBALLS AND ALGAE
This week, in a press release, the Australian National University asserted that a team of their scientists had figured out how animal life came into existence on our planet. The release states, “Research led by The Australian National University (ANU) has solved the mystery of how the first animals appeared on Earth, a pivotal moment for the planet without which humans would not exist.”
By Naturenomics Team on June 14, 2017
Take only memories, leave only footprints
Responsible travel to natural areas which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people