climate change impact

‘Loss of biodiversity rivals climate change impact’

May 3rd, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) Loss of biodiversity seems to affect ecosystems as much as climate change, pollution and other major forms of environmental stress, says a new study.The study is ... Read more...

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INCCA launch black carbon research initiative NCAP tomorrow

March 28th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): The science plan of the Black Carbon Research Initiative National carbonaceous Aerosols Programme (NCAP) under the aegis of the Indian Network for Climate Change Assessment (INCCA) will ... Read more...

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Deal locally with climate change impact

March 21st, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 21 (IANS) Think globally, but act locally when studying about plants, animals and the impact of global warming, advise researchers.Policy makers have been pressing biologists to dissect how ... Read more...

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New water policy by 2011, will include climate change impact

January 18th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Nine years after the last document, work is on to put in shape a new water policy that will by the end of the ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh blazed new trail for Indian environment (2010 in Retrospect)

December 26th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A no to Vedanta's mega mining project, a moratorium on Bt Brinjal, a question mark on steel major Posco's plans...The Indian environment scene suddenly hotted ... Read more...

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Climate Change: Much of Earth Could Become Uninhabitable

May 12th, 2010 - 3:31 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research which has been published by the "Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences" recently has suggested that in a worst case scenario, at least half of the ... Read more...

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Indian billionaire to open ’save the planet’ restaurant in UK

May 9th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 09 (ANI): Indian billionaire Radhika Oswal is set to open the world's first restaurant that offers a menu aimed at saving the planet from climate change.Otarian Restaurant, which will open ... Read more...

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Robot trawls seafloor, provides startling views of marine life

September 10th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) A new robot spent most of July trawling the muddy ocean bottom, about 40 km off the California coast - somewhat like the robotic rovers Spirit and Opportunity ... Read more...

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No problems with Nano, says UN climate change boss

March 24th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) A key UN climate change official said Monday Indians have the right to aspire to own cars - just as people in wealthy countries. Speaking a day after the ... Read more...

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Climate change also affecting microscopic life in Antarctica

March 17th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 17 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have used detailed satellite data to suggest that the changing climate is affecting not just the penguins at the apex of the ... Read more...

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Scientists establish formula for predicting climate change impact on salmon stocks

November 13th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) have found a way to accurately predict the impact of climate change on endangered Pacific salmon stocks that could ... Read more...

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Climate change impact on lakes different in warmer and colder regions

October 22nd, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Oct 22 (ANI): A new research by Japanese and German scientists has determined that climate change will have different effects on lakes in warmer and colder regions of the globe.The ... Read more...

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Seed size may help predict climate change impact on plants

October 22nd, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Oct 22 (ANI): An Australian researcher has determined that plants closer to the equator are more likely to have larger seeds, a fact that could help predict the risk that ... Read more...

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TERI focuses on ICT as a tool for adaptation to climate variability and change

February 7th, 2008 - 8:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI/Business Wire India): ICT is the most fast emerging paradigm that will play a proactive role to disseminate information of climate change and its impact on common people ... Read more...

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