Tracking the elusive snow leopard in the high, inhospitable terrain near Spiti in Himachal Pradesh is a challenging but rewarding experience. TEXT & PHOTOGRAPHS BY RISHI KUMAR SHARMA
A close encounter with the Nilgiri marten, the elusive mammal endemic to the Western Ghats, after a 20-year-long wait. Text by G. SHAHEED and Photographs by N.A. NASEER.
The ocean currents give Galapagos its balmy climate. Charles Darwin was surprised by the untropical weather in these islands located in the heart of the tropics. Text & photographs by SUDHA MAHALINGAM