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Space dust changing weather conditions?


April 5th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Cosmic dust that fills space could be playing a part in climate change, scientists say. A study is now trying to ascertain how much of this ... Read more...

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Climate change causing extreme weather conditions: IPCC report


March 29th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 28 (IANS) Evidence suggests that climate change has led to extreme weather conditions such as heat waves, record high temperatures and, in many regions, heavy precipitation in the ... Read more...

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Biodiversity crisis overshadows climate changes


January 20th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) The challenges of conserving the world's species against their rapid decline are perhaps even larger than mitigating the negative effects of global climate change, scientists ... Read more...

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Polar bear’s record 9-day continuous swim blamed on global warming


January 26th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Scientists studying bears around the Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska, have revealed that a polar bear swam continuously for over nine days, which could be the result of ... Read more...

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2010 tied for warmest year on record


January 13th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A new study by researchers at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York has revealed that the global surface temperatures in 2010 tied with 2005 ... Read more...

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Solar energy can be used to combat climate change: Experts


February 9th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
NOIDA (Uttar Pradesh), Feb.9 (ANI): Solar energy can be used to combat climate change, scientists from India and Australia said during an Indo-Australian Solar Energy Workshop held here on Tuesday.This view was ... Read more...

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Sea level data spanning 35 million years pulled from 6,000-foot hole


January 27th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): A team of scientists has drilled more than 6,000 feet into the Earth's crust, making it the deepest hole in scientific ocean drilling history, which has retrieved a ... Read more...

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Cut soot, slow climate change: Scientists


October 13th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Global warming is caused by excess of greenhouse gases, mainly carbon dioxide, but cutting down other pollutants such as soot can help slow climate change in a ... Read more...

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9 new varieties of wheat developed to fight impact of climate change


August 1st, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 1 (ANI): Nine new varieties of heat resistant wheat have been developed by Indian scientists to fight the impact of climate change in the country.Indian Council of Agricultural Research ... Read more...

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Cooking fires weakening Indian monsoon, says expert


July 14th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Soot from the wood-based cooking fires used by 70 percent of Indians is forming a cloud of pollutants that is impeding the monsoon winds, according to a ... Read more...

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Technological innovation may have spurred first human migration


October 31st, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): A study that has accurately dated sophisticated stone tools made by our ancestors has suggested that technological innovation is more likely to have spurred the first modern ... Read more...

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Waterborne disease risk on the rise in Great Lakes region in US


October 9th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): A new study has determined that an anticipated increased incidence of climate-related extreme rainfall events in the Great Lakes region in the US may raise the public ... Read more...

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Climate change could threaten a third of the world’s wildlife


November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 am ICT by admin
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