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Greensole: Step towards Sustainability

May 16, 2017

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Greensole is a social venture, which recycles discarded shoes to comfortable footwear and provides them to the under-served to protect them from diseases caused by unprotected feet.

As athletes, Shriyans Bhandari and Ramesh Dhami ran hundreds of kilometres every year. They also ran through at least three to four pairs of sport shoes every year. The soles were in good condition but the shoe sides tore within months. The duo always wondered if they could find some use for the intact soles of these quality sport shoes. A bit of research led to the idea of refurbishing them into trendy slippers. That brainwave eventually spawned an eco-friendly enterprise that reuses shoe soles and is appropriately named Greensole – By Hindu Business.

Dinosaur fossil so well preserved it looks like a statue | 110 million year old

May 15, 2017

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Sunday Travel – Grand Canyon

May 14, 2017

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Saturday Art – Stone carving of Chinese artists

May 13, 2017

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Friday Entertainment – Flashmob Festival Déclic 2017 at the Cité des Sciences

May 12, 2017

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How One Mom’s Shopping Cart Invention Is Helping Special Needs Kids, Seniors – Drew Ann Long

May 11, 2017

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A woman in a wheelchair rescued a dog with no leg. Then, the dog rescues her.

May 10, 2017

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14 Most Amazing Places Of The Future

May 9, 2017

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Gratitude Sticks: Why Small Acts of Kindness Matter | Kaitlin Garrity

May 8, 2017

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Sunday Travel – Jordan – The Dead Sea

May 7, 2017

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Dead Sea In Jordan – The Deepest Salt Lake In The World

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The Dead Sea also called the Salt Sea, is a salt lake bordering Jordan to the east and Israel and the West Bank to the west. Its surface and shores are 423 metres (1,388 ft) below sea level, Earth’s lowest elevation on land. The Dead Sea is 377 m (1,237 ft) deep, the deepest hypersaline lake in the world. With 33.7% salinity, it is also one of the world’s saltiest bodies of water, though Lake Assal (Djibouti), Garabogazköl and some hypersaline lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica (such as Don Juan Pond) have reported higher salinities. It is 8.6 times saltier than the ocean. This salinity makes for a harsh environment in which animals cannot flourish, hence its name. The Dead Sea is 67 kilometres (42 mi) long and 18 kilometres (11 mi) wide at its widest point. It lies in the Jordan Rift Valley, and its main tributary is the Jordan River.

The Dead Sea has attracted visitors from around the Mediterranean basin for thousands of years. Biblically, it was a place of refuge for King David. It was one of the world’s first health resorts (for Herod the Great), and it has been the supplier of a wide variety of products, from balms for Egyptian mummification to potash for fertilizers. People also use the salt and the minerals from the Dead Sea to create cosmetics and herbal sachets.