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The world now has 8.7 mn species

August 24th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) The natural world now contains about 8.7 million species, says a new report described by scientists as the "most accurate ever".However, the vast majority of species ... Read more...

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World leaders ‘fail to stem biodiversity loss’

April 30th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): A major study has confirmed that the world's governments will not be able to meet their internationally agreed target of curbing the loss of species and nature by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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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Forest conservation may have negative impacts on some ecosystems

June 13th, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that plans to conserve forests may have potential negative impacts on some ecosystems.The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is currently discussing ways ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Humanity at risk on Earth due to unsustainable development

November 14th, 2007 - 2:52 am ICT by admin

Posted in Sci-Tech |