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Where In India To See Your Favourite “Jungle Book” Characters

Where In India To See Your Favourite “Jungle Book” Characters

Bagheera Bagheera is the kind of friend everyone needs: honest, dependable, and loyal. Always a good thing in dense forests like the Dandeli reserve in Karnataka, where you never know who’s around the next corner. The branches of Dandeli’s hulking teak and rosewood trees are home to wiry green vine snakes and majestic Malabar hornbills Continue reading Where In India To See Your Favourite “Jungle Book” Characters

Sun And Sand: 4 Ways To Navigate The Filipino Islands Of Bohol

Sun And Sand: 4 Ways To Navigate The Filipino Islands Of Bohol

The Bohol countryside was like the landscapes I drew as a child. Skies were a soothing powder blue, with olive-green hills rolling in the background, framing swaying fields of lime-green grass. Colourful flowers and thatched rural homes lined the roads, and cattle grazed leisurely further behind. The colours were straight out of a box of Continue reading Sun And Sand: 4 Ways To Navigate The Filipino Islands Of Bohol

Video: 7 Animal Livestreams To Brighten Your Day

Video: 7 Animal Livestreams To Brighten Your Day

Watching animal live streams is incredibly addictive, whether its manatees dancing underwater, panda cubs chewing on bamboo, or a lioness chasing down her kill in the African savannah. Realising the potential for tourism (and conservation), a clutch of zoos and parks around the world now have channels that stream live footage from discreetly placed cameras Continue reading Video: 7 Animal Livestreams To Brighten Your Day

Live Sounds: The Beatboxing Birds Of The Western Ghats

Live Sounds: The Beatboxing Birds Of The Western Ghats

What do you get when you put a bird ecologist, a music producer/beatboxer, and a wildlife filmmaker in the same room? One hell of a conservation awareness plan. Through the Sky Island Beatbox project, musician Ben Mirin, photographer Prasenjeet Yadav and bird expert VV Robin of the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), put a Continue reading Live Sounds: The Beatboxing Birds Of The Western Ghats