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Hot cities getting hotter faster


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): With the summer sun baking up the earth and cities growing in number, hot cities will grow even hotter, says a new study.It is known that cities retain ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change could make our planet uninhabitable


May 5th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) Reasonable worst-case scenarios for global warming could lead to deadly temperatures for humans in coming centuries, says a new research. Researchers for the first time have calculated the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Future temperatures could surpass liveable limits


May 5th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): In what could be called the worst scenarios for global warming, the temperatures could reach such heights that it would be impossible for humans to survive on the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change might increase high-risk areas on Australian seabed


October 20th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 20 (ANI): The first preliminary predictions of the potential impact of climate change on the Australian seabed has indicated increase in potential high-risk areas due to seabed movement, erosion and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate-change adaptation to cost $75-90 bn: World Bank


September 30th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Sep 30 (DPA) Climate-change adaptation is likely to cost developing countries $75-90 billion annually from 2010 to 2050, according to a study released Wednesday by the World Bank. Based on an assumption ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

“Green” and “blue” water to reduce future food crises


May 6th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): An analysis by a team of Swedish and German scientists quantifies for the first time the opportunities of effectively using both "green" and "blue" water to adapt to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change may spur rapid shifts in global wildfire patterns


April 8th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A new analysis by scientists has determined that climate change would bring about rapid shifts in worldwide wildfire patterns, and those changes are coming fast.The analysis was done ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How climate change will affect more than 1,000 species of fish around the globe


February 15th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A new research has for the first time calculated the likely impact of climate change on the distribution of more than 1,000 species of fish around the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists re-create the life of a glacier from 1874 to 2100


October 30th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists have developed a numerical model that can re-create the state of Switzerland''s Rhone Glacier as it was in 1874 and predict its evolution until the year ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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