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In Rajasthan, A Regal Farmhouse Stays Naturally Cool in the Desert

Amidst honey-coloured buildings and havelis that dot the landscape of Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, one home seems to be as though a picture from a postcard.  The…

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Science Says Ash Gourd Juice Can Cool Your Body & Aid Weight Loss

As a child, I remember eating the white sweet Agra petha and wondered what it was made of. Later, I was surprised to learn that…

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IIT Students Innovate Vest That is Cool in Summers & Warm in Winters

A month ago, when summer was at its peak in Bombay, Rahul Bansal and Phalgun Vyas were attending the Invention Factory Programme 2022 at the…

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Varanasi Student Innovates Device That Uses the Sun To Cool Water

Innovations are usually born out of requirements. In Aanchal Singh’s case, she had seen her father labour in the heat for years, without cool water…

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Friends Use Bamboo & Hemp to Make Sustainable Clothes That Keep Cool in Summers & Warm in Winters
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Friends Make Bamboo & Hemp Sustainable Clothing That Keeps Cool

An earthquake in 2015, and a cancelled flight were the start of a unique partnership between Zoya Wahi and Nitij Singh. What they started as…

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How I Recycled my Old House to Build Flood-Proof Eco-Friendly Home That Stays Cool

Eloor, a suburb on the banks of the Periyar river in Kerala, has been facing the threat of flooding for a very long time.Though there…

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Saluting Ancient Eco-Warriors Who Were Saving Nature Before It Became Cool

This article is part of a deep dive to celebrate Environment Day by highlighting individual and community action that leads to large scale impact on…

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‘This Is What Keeps Our Sustainable Bengaluru Home Cool in Summers & Warm in Winters’

For Kumar BS and Deepika V, based out of Bengaluru and software engineers by profession, despite living in the metropolitan city where skyscrapers rise tall,…

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Architect Builds Recyclable 5-Bedroom House that Stays Naturally Cool in Summers

Have you ever imagined what it entails to construct a building? Along with the hefty expenditure, the materials used brings devastating effects on ecology, society…

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Fairy Lights to Outdoor Cookers: 8 Cool Solar Gadgets to Help You Live Greener
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8 Cool Solar Gadgets to Help You Live Greener

Solar-powered gadgets are the need of the hour to not only save money but also for the greater cause of saving the planet. When you…

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