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Shelter for 3 lakh, house warming fest tomorrow

CM to inaugurate second phase of festival at Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium in Vijayawada, terms event historic

published on : 4th July 2018

Earth's first animals caused global warming: Study  

The study revealed that some 520-540 million years ago, animal life evolved in the ocean and began breaking down organic material on the seafloor, leading to more carbon dioxide (CO2) and less oxygen.

published on : 2nd July 2018

Melting of Antarctica is speeding up, boosting sea levels

Two-fifths of that ice loss occurred in the last five years, a three-fold increase in the pace at which Antarctica is shedding its kilometres-thick casing.

published on : 14th June 2018

World's largest iceberg set to disappear after an 18-year-long journey: NASA 

Just four pieces remain that meet the minimum size requirement - at least 37 kilometers to be tracked by the US National Ice Center.

published on : 12th June 2018

Pakistan records hottest April day ever: World Meteorological Organisation

A weather station in the city of Nawabshah registered 50.2 degrees Celsius on Monday; or 122.4 degrees Fahrenheit.

published on : 5th May 2018

Global warming is mixing up nature's dinner time, study says

An analysis on the biological timing of 88 species that rely on another life form shows that on average species are moving out of sync by about six days a decade.

published on : 19th April 2018

Global warming killing the Great Barrier Reef: Study

The study published in the journal Nature found that 29 per cent of the 3,863 reefs comprising the world's largest reef system lost two-thirds or more of their corals.

published on : 19th April 2018

Climate change: 2C cap on global warming won't save Arctic sea ice

Holding the line at 1.5 C (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit), however, would make a huge difference, according to two separate studies published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change.

published on : 3rd April 2018

PIL petitions to check water, air pollution in slum areas of Chennai

A PIL petition has been filed in the Madras High Court to take steps on a war-footing to control air and water pollution in all slum areas in the City.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Warming climate will displace millions in coming decades: World Bank

So far climate change has inexorably become an "engine of migration," forcing individuals, families and even whole communities to seek more viable homes, World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva said.

published on : 19th March 2018

Significant climatic change in Himalayas since 2000: DRDO’s Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment

The study by scientists from Chandigarh-based SASE found that that amount of snowfall has decreased whereas rainfall has increased in the last 25 years in the Himalayan region.

published on : 23rd February 2018

Extreme weather risk high despite Paris Agreement

The Paris Agreement saw nearly all the countries in the world set an aspirational target of capping global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius.

published on : 15th February 2018

1.5 degrees Celsius climate goal 'very unlikely' but doable: Draft UN report

The Paris Agreement goal of capping global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius will slip beyond reach unless nations act now to slash carbon pollution.

published on : 13th January 2018

How climate change may transform taste of wines

Climate change may cause popular wines to taste different, forcing winemakers to plant lesser- known grape varieties to counteract some of the effects of global warming.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Chocolate likely to get extinct in 30 years

Experts have warned that increase in warmer global temperatures and dryer weather conditions could see chocolate disappear by as early as 2050.

published on : 2nd January 2018
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