architecture-and-regional-planning-2Is Climate Change Affecting your Cuppa? Researchers to find out

The Times of India (Kolkata)--June 5, 2017

Is climate change affecting the quality of Darjeeling tea and its production process? A team from IIT Kharagpur and Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) are jointly conducting a study to find an answer. The Department of Architecture and Regional Planning of IIT-KGP and the Department of Geography and Regional Planning of IUP have come together to collaborate on the topic for the Summer Study Abroad Programme in India, 2017. "Through this study we are taking a look at the special factors responsible for Darjeeling tea's unique 'muscatel flavour' and 'exquisite banquet'. (Read More)