1-15 October, 2011 Inside this issue

Cover Story

I wonder how, I wonder why Yesterday you told me 'bout the blue blue sky And all that I can see is just a Dirty, grimy, polluted tree

Open Forum

There are many detailed trials being conducted across geographies that show a direct linkage between air pollution and ailments in children.

Do you know what's the total number of cars on the planet? Come on, take a wild guess.

Green School

I landed in the beautiful city of Colombo, geared up to lay the foundation for a customised Green Schools Programme Manual. It was a great learning experience meeting officers from the education department and going on school and field visits. But let’s start with the fist things first.

Life Cycle

It is common knowledge that mirrors are made from sand or silica. But that’s just the beginning. Remember, at this stage, it is not really a mirror. It is simply glass! There is a whole lot that goes behind turning a simple piece of transparent glass into that pretty mirror you look into everyday.