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advantages and disadvantages of organic food

Advantages and Disadvantages of Organic Food

The concept of organic food is making waves and many people are opting for it. People have a misconception that organic food is more wholesome, nutritious, and more scrumptious than conventional food. Consumers’ Association has declared this conception of believing organic food to be superior, as untrue. Nevertheless, the popularity of organic food has not […]

pros and cons of vertical axis wind turbine

Pros and Cons of Vertical Axis Wind Turbine

There are two designs of wind turbines; that is the vertical axis wind turbine (VAWTs) and the horizontal axis wind turbine. (HAWTs) Both have certain plus points and drawbacks. Some parameters should be analysed before a turbine is chosen and stationed. The vertical axis wind turbines have a simple and compact design and are preferred […]

gold recycling process, advantages and sources

Gold Recycling – Process, Advantages and Sources

Gold is a very scarce and valuable metal that is recycled and used over and over again. Approximately 20 tons of gold ore is required to get around 10 gram of pure 24 carat gold. Gold is highly valued because it is lustrous, rare, easy to melt and is an excellent conductor of electricity. As […]

all you need to know about intraspecific competition

All you Need to Know about Intraspecific Competition

Intraspecific Competition is the conflict between members of the same species for limited resources. This competition reduces the physical ability of both the individuals. The individuals may fight over sunlight, water, territory, mates or any other resources. On the other hand interspecific competition takes place between individuals of different species for a common resource. Individuals […]

techniques used in green building

Techniques Used in Green Building

With the rise in pollution, which has a detrimental effect on your health, it is time to focus on more eco-friendly ways of living. The answer is using green building techniques. These techniques   make use of some prime concepts such as using energy-efficient amenities, design and renewable resources, lowering deleterious impact on environment and health, […]