asian weather

Volcanic eruptions affect rainfall over Asian region

November 5th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Large volcanic eruptions affect rainfall over the Asian monsoon region where seasonal storms water crops for nearly half the population of the earth.The eruptions are also believed to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

700 years of Asian monsoons mapped via tree rings

April 23rd, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): By analysing tree-ring data from more than 300 sites in Asia, researchers could piece together a year-by-year history of the region's monsoon rains as far back as 1300 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |