This article provides access to critical analyses that include diagrams of maps, geology, economic development, political science, and most importantly, an understanding of nature that connects us all.
In the modern day of media taking over education it is more than ever important to know where the truthful sources of information are located.
While researching the tragic destruction of one of India’s major pilgrimage destinations, Joshimath, I came across Amit Sengupta and his invaluable contribution to modern education. His work is thorough and unbiased, making it an excellent resource to share with high school-aged children as well as anyone who considers themselves educated. It is crucial for society to have access to education that is not influenced by those who do not value cultural and environmental preservation. Introducing young people to this material now can help them understand the importance of protecting our heritage and planet for future generations.
Below you will find a list of some playlists and individual videos that might be helpful. Total 391 videos that are light and piercing.
Using precise articulation, this channel aims at making topics clear and crisper to understand. Not only understand new things, it also provides a resource for revision of topics that you already know.Amit Sengupta has got a comprehensive Youtube channel with hundreds of in-depth analysis videos on major topics in Ecology, History, Geography, GeoPolitics, Politics, and more. https://www.youtube.com/@amitsengupta01
Education For School Age And Adults
Environment and Ecology (20 videos)
Basic concepts of ecology and environment – Environmental Pollution – Difference between Food Chain & Food Web – Types of Ecological Pyramids – Energy, Biomass, Numbers – Life on the Earth – What is Biogeochemical cycles – Water Cycle Explained – What is Carbon Cycle – What is Oxygen Cycle – What is Nitrogen Cycle – What is Phosphorus, Sulphur, Calcium, Potassium Cycles – Types of Forests in India – Evergreen, Deciduous, Thorny, Montane, Littoral Swamp – Ramsar Convention – Wetlands in India – What is Eco Sensitive Zone | Aim, Criteria, Govt guidelines, Pros & Cons – Namami Gange Project – World Bank’s $400 million loan – EIA Draft 2020 Explained | Current Affairs – How Govt tackles Air pollution | Govt policy options – National Hydrogen Energy Mission 2021 | Hydrogen fuel cells | Benefits & Challenges – How Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) technique works | Oxygen separation | Oxygen concentrator – Cheetahs return to India Kuno national park MP | Namibia’s geography climate
Class 12 Fundamentals of Human Geography (20 videos)
Human Geography Nature and Scope – The World Population Distribution, Density and Growth – Population Composition – Human Development – Primary Activities – Secondary Activities – Tertiary and Quaternary Activities – Transport and Communication – International Trade – Human Settlements – Rural Settlement Patterns – Demographic Transition in India
Class 11 Fundamentals of Physical Geography (44 videos)
Geography as a discipline – Nebular Hypothesis – The Big Bang Theory – Explained (expanding universe theory) – The Origin and Evolution of Earth – Interior of the Earth – Why is Earth’s inner core solid explained! – Different Layers of the Earth | It’s Interior, Structure and Composition – How Earthquake occurs and what causes it | Seismic Waves | P and S Waves – Continental Drift Theory – Alfred Wegener | Pangea | Gondwanaland – Types of Volcanoes | Volcanic landforms, Characteristics, differentiation and Classification – Alfred Wegener’s Evidence of Continental Drift Theory – Distribution of Oceans and Continents – Continental Drift Theory | Plate Tectonics | Sea Floor Spreading – Origin of Oceans and Continents – Rock Cycle – Formation of Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary Rocks | Geology – Minerals and Rocks – 3 Types of Rocks – Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic rock – Geomorphic Processes – Geomorphology | Shaping the Earth’s crust – How soil is formed from rocks – Soil formation | Pedogenesis – Geomorphic Processes – Landforms and their Evolution – Composition and Structure of Atmosphere – Solar Radiation, Heat Balance & Temperature – Subtropical high, Subpolar low, Easterlies, Westerlies | Atmospheric circulation | Pressure belts – Atmospheric Circulation & Weather Systems – What is ENSO, El nino, La nina, Southern Oscillation, Walker Circulation – Hygroscopic Condensation Nuclei | Cloud, Rain, Atmosphere – Water in the Atmosphere – Different Types of Rainfall – Convectional, Orographic, Cyclonic Rainfall – Types of Clouds – Cirrus, Cumulus, Stratus, Nimbus – Forces Affecting the Velocity and Direction of Wind – World Climate & Climate Change – Water (Oceans) – Factors Affecting the Movement of Ocean Water – How Tides are Formed – Low, High, Neap, Spring Tide – Movements of Ocean Water – Life on the Earth – Tropical Cyclone, Hurricane, Storm Formation – Biodiversity and Conservation – Demographic Transition in India – Linguistic Classification of Modern Indian Languages – Jet Streams – Its formation and its affects on Weather
Class 11 World and India Geography (8 videos)
India | Location – Structure and Physiography – Drainage System – Climate – Soil – Natural Hazards and Disasters – How High and Low Pressure Affects Precipitation – Alluvial Soil – Soils of India
Class 10 Contemporary World Geography (13 videos)
Resources and Development – Forest and Wildlife Resources – Water Resources – Major Crops of India – Rabi, Kharif, Zaid crops | Indian Agriculture, Geography – Agriculture – What are the ores of Iron? – Minerals and Energy Resources – Energy Resources – Conventional and Non-Conventional – Manufacturing Industries – Lifelines of National Economy – Classification of Industries – Agro, Mineral, Automobile, IT sector – International Trade – Tourism as a trade
Class 9 Contemporary India Geography (6 videos)
India | Size and Location – Physical Features of India – Drainage – Climate – Natural Vegetation and Wildlife – Population
Class 8 Geography – Resources and Development (8 videos)
Resources and Development – Land, soil, water – Mineral and Power Resources – Agriculture – Industries – Human Resources
Class 7 Geography – Our Environment (10 videos)
Environment – Inside Our Earth – Our Changing Earth – Air – Water – Natural Vegetation and Wildlife – Human Environment – Settlement, Transport and Communication – Human Environment Interaction | Tropical & Subtropical Region – Life In The Temperate Grasslands – Life In The Deserts
Class 6 Geography The Earth | Our Solar System (10 videos)
The Earth in the Solar System – Globe Latitudes and longitudes – Motions of the Earth – Maps – Major Domains of the Earth – Major Landforms of the Earth – Our Country India – INDIA | CLIMATE, VEGETATION AND WILDLIFE.
Climatology (14 videos)
Indian Ocean Dipole IOD – What, Why, How it occurs, its affect on Indian Monsoon – What is ENSO, El nino, La nina, Southern Oscillation, Walker Circulation – Subtropical high, Subpolar low, Easterlies, Westerlies | Atmospheric circulation | Pressure belts – Movements of Ocean Water – Factors Affecting the Movement of Ocean Water – Solar Radiation, Heat Balance & Temperature – 6 Factors Affecting India’s Climate – Tropical Cyclone, Hurricane, Storm Formation – Extratropical Cyclone formation – Types of Clouds – Cirrus, Cumulus, Stratus, Nimbus – Hygroscopic Condensation Nuclei | Cloud, Rain, Atmosphere –
Western Disturbance – Effects & Benefits for India – Polar Vortex – How it’s formed & When it is dangerous | In-depth Explained – Southwest Monsoon in India | Formation, Mechanism explained
Map based learning (25 videos)
Countries and Trade Routes near Mediterranean Sea – Where are the largest iron ore deposits in India – Where are the Nuclear Power Plants in India – Important coal mines in India – Geography for UPSC, IAS, CDS, NDA, SSC CGL – Biosphere Reserves in India on a map | Indian Geography – Industrial Regions of North America (USA, Canada) – Trans-Siberian Railway Explained | Route, Map, Cities, Countries – Union Pacific Railway Explained | Route, Map, Cities, Economic Significance – Important Iron and Steel Plants in India – History of Iron, Raw materials, Map location – Major Hydro power plants in India – Important lakes in Himachal Pradesh Maps – Important Lakes in South India – Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra, Telangana, Karnataka – Everything about Andaman & Nicobar Islands – Everything about Lakshadweep islands – 10, 9, 8 Degree Channel – Why they are called so? – Indus Water Treaty | Ujh multipurpose project | Dam advantages and disadvantages UPSC Current Affair – How big is Madagascar compared to India, Europe, USA, Australia, Japan – Uttarakhand Glacier Burst Explained – Tripura Economic Gateway of Northeast India | India Bangladesh relations | Maitri Setu bridge – West Bengal Politics Explained & Its Geostrategic importance | WB elections – What happened in Suez Canal | Evergreen ship stuck | Suez canal history, geography, economic impact – Suez Canal sea route vs Northern Sea route | New economic possibilities of shipping – Major Russian oil & natural gas reserves map | Energy Relationship Between Russia & European union – What is Sea ice & Sea ice extent? How it Increases & Decreases throughout the year – Why China is interested in Arunachal Pradesh (Tawang) | India China border conflict / Tawang clash
Modern History (6 videos)
Crash course Indian history ancient, medieval, modern – Crash Course Modern history India 1857 – 1947 | Polity UPSC, IAS, CDS, NDA, SSC CGL – 30 years of Socialism (1947-1980) | Economic history of India | License Permit Raj – Summary of Emergency Period (1975 – 1977) in India | Rise and Fall of Indira Gandhi – Everything about RBI – History, Origin, Role, Functions and Objectives – Crash Course Modern History | British East India Company from 1600 – 1857
Why Joshimath is sinking? What are the reasons? | Geography
Geography terms and definitions (42 videos)
How is an Oasis formed – Tonga Volcano Eruption & Tsunami Explained | How underwater volcanoes erupt – Earthquake in Turkey & Syria | Why it happened | Movement of tectonic plates – How did Sahara Desert get Snowfall | Snow covered sand – Why Joshimath is sinking? What are the reasons? – How deltas are formed – How cloudburst occurs | flash floods in Amarnath Yatra, Lahaul-Spiti Kullu (Himachal), Uttarakhand – How are Deserts formed | 4 Types of Deserts – How Plateaus are formed | 2 types of Plateau – How Estuaries are formed | Coastal Estuary (sandbar) – How islands are formed – Why is the Vinicunca (rainbow mountain) in Peru colorful? | Geology – Heat dome explained | Heatwave in US, Canada – How Lagoons are formed – What’s the difference between a Sea & an Ocean – How a Bay is formed – Lithium found in Jammu & Kashmir India | Everything about Lithium explained – How Volcanoes are formed – How a Peninsula is formed – How lakes are formed – How an Atoll is formed – How Oceans were formed – How waterfalls are formed – How Glaciers are formed – What is Swamp | Difference between Swamp & Marsh |- How valleys are formed – How did La Palma Volcano lava erupt | Island Geography – How plains are formed – Hawaii’s Mauna Loa Volcano eruption | How Hawaiian islands were formed – How Rivers are formed – How a beach is formed – How a fjord is formed – How basins are formed – How a Canyon is formed – How an Iceberg is formed – How Archipelagos were formed – How hills are formed – How Geysers are formed – How Caves are formed – How a Mesa is formed – How a Butte is formed – How a cape is formed | Geography terms
Geology (16 videos)
Sedimentary rocks formation by breaking down | Learning Geography through observation- How coal is formed – Practically demonstration! – Continental Drift Theory – Alfred Wegener | Pangea | Gondwanaland – Types of Volcanoes | Volcanic landforms, Characteristics, differentiation and Classification – Alfred Wegener’s Evidence of Continental Drift Theory – Continental Drift Theory | Plate Tectonics | Sea Floor Spreading – Origin of Oceans and Continents – Rock Cycle – Formation of Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary Rocks | Geology – 3 Types of Rocks – Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic rock – Geomorphic Processes – Geomorphology | Shaping the Earth’s crust – How soil is formed from rocks – Soil formation | Pedogenesis – Different Layers of the Earth | It’s Interior, Structure and Composition – What is Geography and its branches – What is Diastrophism | Geology | Orogenic and Epeirogenic Movements – 10 Physical Characteristics / Properties of Minerals – How are Caves formed – Geology of Cave Landforms – Meghalayan Age – Indepth Explanation, Evidence, Geological Timescale
Rivers of India (8 videos)
Lakes in India (3 videos)
World Climate – Koppen Classification | All Groups (19 videos)
Education For Adults
Famous Lectures on Politics, Economics, Pol Sci
Government of India Schemes / policies / plans / missions (18 videos)
The ministries of the Government of India have come up with various government programs called schemes, policies, missions or plans (Yojana) from time to time.