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Saturday, Feb 29, 2020

Global warming

Jan 08, 2020 17:05
The five warmest years in record have all occurred in the last five years and the period of 2010-2019 was the hottest decade since records began. Last year was Europe’s hottest ever. read more
Nov 21, 2019 19:46
Nobody is safe. But there are solutions which both tackle pollution, and also help battle climate change read more
Nov 12, 2019 12:51
The study says, India had the most ambitious NDC and it could align it with the ‘1.5 degree C target’ if it “continued to abandon planned coal-fired power plants in favour of cheaper renewable energy technology”. read more
Nov 11, 2019 08:03
The average annual temperature on Earth has gone up by 1°Celsius as compared to levels before the industrial age (1850 -1900). The IPCC report warns that a jump from 1.5°C to 2°C will lead to a substantial increase in risks. read more
Oct 18, 2019 16:39
With Climate Change and global warming dominating the agenda across the world, evidence has emerged of severe setbacks to coastal and marine biodiversity. read more
Sep 25, 2019 15:22
The “Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate” by IPCC has projected that global glacier mass loss in the next few decades till 2050 will increase river runoff and related hazards like landslides, avalanches and floods. read more
Sep 02, 2019 11:53
Innova Engineering & Fabrication aims to leverage waste generated by individuals and convert it into useful formulations for government institutions. read more
Aug 24, 2019 13:20
Thirty-two leading companies in the fashion and textile industry have given themselves a set of shared goals under a Fashion Pact aimed at reducing the environmental impact of their business. read more
Jun 26, 2019 09:44
Climate change is global in nature, and is creeping higher in surveys of voter concerns. In some countries it’s at or near the top, but it’s not regarded with the same urgency the world over. read more
May 14, 2019 09:32
Park authorities have created 33 highlands, artificially constructed elevated spots, where small and large animals are expected to take refuge when flood waters submerge most of the park’s area. read more
Mar 27, 2019 10:26
The team led by John All of Western Washington University plans to spend the next two months in the region and climb the world’s highest peak in May. read more
Feb 11, 2019 07:47
The HKH region is home to 10 major river basins and four of 36 global biodiversity hot spots. read more
Feb 05, 2019 12:38
The Hindu-Kush Himalaya region covers Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan and is home to Mount Everest, K2 and other significant peaks. The glaciers here feed rivers including the Ganges, Indus, Yellow, Mekong and... read more
Feb 03, 2019 07:35
In India, weather officials issued warnings of heavy or very heavy rain and snow for Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, prompting warnings of avalanches amid an intense cold wave. read more
Dec 13, 2018 13:57
The scientists investigated changes in the climate of the tropics during the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM), a period of the last ice age 21,000 years ago when ice sheets covered much of North America, Europe and Asia. read more