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NASA scientist shows how to slow global warming

January 17th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 17 (IANS) Key steps on pollution control would slow down global warming by 0.5 degree Celsius, increase crop yields by 135 million tonnes and prevent thousands of premature ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Lancet studies say reducing greenhouse gases will also benefit human health

November 26th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): A series of six studies published in the medical journal The Lancet have determined that tackling climate change by reducing carbon dioxide and other greenhouse emissions will have ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Manmohan Singh well up in global green leader ranking (With Image)

November 10th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Manmohan Singh has done quite well among global leaders on initiatives to fight climate change, according to a ranking prepared by the NGO ... Read more...

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Massive deforestation leading to climate change, species loss

December 8th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Poznan (Poland), Dec 8 (IANS) Deforestation is leading to close to 20 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, which in turn are leading to climate change and possible extinction of 20-30 percent ... Read more...

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