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Kekexili, a paradise for wild animals

Kekexili, a paradise for wild animals

Kekexili (also called Hoh Xil) is located in the northwestern part of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau that is known as an uninhabited land and a paradise for wild animals. Covering 4,500,000 hectares, the Kekexili Nature Reserve Park is the largest nature ..., 3 weeks ago

China Focus: Green drive heroes on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

by Xinhua writers Cheng Lu, Li Linhai and Liu Hongming XINING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- It's hard for Tashi Sangye to characterize his zeal in protecting the ecology of the Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau - one of the ...
 Xinhua News Agency2 weeks ago Green drive heroes on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau  Ecns.cn2 weeks ago
Malay Mail

Beer Ingredient Barley Enabled Early Humans To Survive The Harsh Tibetan Plateau

Early humans likely survived the tough conditions on the Tibetan Plateau by growing a crop used to make beer: barley. Research published this week in the journal Science found Tibetans relied on barley because it could resist the freezing ...
 International Business Times4 weeks ago Living high! First humans settled on Tibetan Plateau 3,600 years ago  Malay Mail1 month ago New study reveals life at the top in Tibet  Shanghai Daily4 weeks ago Humans Permanently Settled on Tibetan Plateau 3600 Years Ago: Study  MedIndia4 weeks ago
China Dialogue

Large scale hydropower will fail in Tibet due to freezing temperatures

Hydropower dams on the Tibetan plateau will be inefficient or inoperable because of freezing temperatures and exacerbate climate change, warns geologist Yang Yong The frozen Yarlung Tsangpo river just before it enters India - freezing temperatures ...
 China Dialogue4 days ago

Patterns and Potential Drivers of Dramatic Changes in Tibetan Lakes, 19722010

by Yingkui Li, Jingjuan Liao, Huadong Guo, Zewen Liu, Guozhuang Shen Most glaciers in the Himalayas and the Tibetan Plateau are retreating, and glacier melt has been emphasized as the dominant driver for recent lake expansions on the Tibetan ...
 Plosone.org1 month ago
Jagran Post

Barley helped early Tibetans survive high altitude: study

Early Tibetans' ability to grow barley enabled them to establish permanent settlements at such an extreme altitude in the Himalayas, a new study suggests. Researchers examined pottery, stone artifacts, animal bones, charred plant remains and other ...
 Business Standard India3 weeks ago
International Business Times UK

Himalayan Viagra fuels caterpillar fungus gold rush

Overwhelmed by speculators trying to cash-in on a prized medicinal fungus known as Himalayan Viagra, two isolated Tibetan communities have managed to do at the local level what world leaders often fail to do on a global scale implement a successful ...
 Environmental Research Web1 month ago 'Himalayan Viagra' sparks mad rush in Tibet  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Himalayan Viagra fuels gold rush for local Tibetans  ProKerala.com1 month ago Himalayan Viagra Harvest Successfully Regulated by Local Tibetan Communities  International Business Times UK1 month ago

Inside the Jokhang Jowo Sakyamuni Chapel Digitization of Tibetan Monastery Treasures

AnEvening Presentation by Professor Luo Wenhua, Senior Researcher, Religious Affairs Department, Palace Museum, Beijing Drinks Reception at 06.30pm Presentation at 7pm Close at 8pm Tibetan Monasteries today are vast repositories for ...
 AsiaSource1 month ago
Helsinki Times

New strategic rail network to Tibet's borders endangers environment, raises regional security concerns

China has confirmed plans to extend the railway in Tibet to the borders of India, Bhutan and Nepal by 2020, and the construction of a new line east from Lhasa close to India's border, in a new strategic network. The Chinese state media has announced ...
 International Campaign for Tibet1 month ago Tibet: Increased Chinese Crackdown Greatly Reducing Number of Tibetans Able to Flee  United Nations and Peoples Organisation2 months ago Fewer Tibetans make dangerous crossing to freedom  Washington Post2 months ago China crackdown slows Tibet refugee crossings to freedom in India  Capital Bay2 months ago

Tibetan PM-in-exile urges China to review hardline policies

Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay Wednesday urged Chinese authorities to release 2010 Nobel Peace Laureate Liu Xiaobo from jail and meet the aspirations of the participants of the tragic Tiananmen Square demonstrations of 1989. "A ...
 ProKerala.com1 week ago
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