A detailed study of Indian Space Research Organization satellite images
reveals that 75% of Himalayan glaciers are disappearing, with average
retreats of 3.75 kilometers during the 15 years analyzed, raising
concerns about the future of Asia’s water supply.
In support of the global Green Wave 2011 program, which hopes to plant 1 billion trees worldwide, 42 schools in Brunei plant 600,000 tree seedlings as encouragement for younger generations to preserve forests and
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