effects of global climate change

Climate change will also worsen respiratory diseases


March 15th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (IANS) Global climate change magnifies the effects of pollution and will worsen the incidence of asthma, allergies, infections and cardiovascular diseases worldwide, says a study."Since my research ... 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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Climate ‘tipping points’ may arrive without warning


February 10th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): In a new study, a top ecological forecaster has said that climate 'tipping points' that can cause an irreparable global disaster may arrive without any warning as such. ... Read more...

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Scientists achieve breakthrough in global warming plant production


March 31st, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Researchers at the universities of Leicester and Oxford in the UK have identified a single gene responsible for controlling plant growth responses to elevated temperature, a breakthrough that ... Read more...

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Local climate affects dengue transmission in a region


February 17th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): Its the local climate and short-term changes in temperature and precipitation that affects dengue transmission in a region, according to a new study.Researchers from the US Centers ... Read more...

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Cost-effective forest management practices can substantially reduce carbon emissions


July 15th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A team of botanists has determined that cost-effective forest management practices can substantially reduce carbon emissions, thus mitigating the effects of global climate change.A key aspect ... Read more...

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