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Older vacuum cleaners pollute indoor air


January 5th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Some vacuum cleaners actually contribute to indoor air pollution by releasing dust and bugs that can spread infections and trigger allergies, reveals a study. Lidia Morawska, ... Read more...

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CO2 emissions can be stabilised only with collapse of economy


November 24th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 24 (IANS) Rising carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions can be stabilised only if the global economy collapses or society builds one nuclear power plant each day, says a new report. "It looks ... Read more...

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Global warming may be unstoppable, says scientist


November 24th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 24 (ANI): In a provoking study, a scientist has argued that global warming might just be unstoppable.According to Tim Garrett, an associate professor of atmospheric sciences, University of Utah, rising ... Read more...

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World’s oceans changing in irreversible ways


August 11th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 11 (IANS) There is mounting evidence that human activity is changing the world's oceans in profound and irreversible ways, according to a recent study. For instance, "the climate is currently warming ... Read more...

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Humans are damaging the world’s oceans, say scientists


July 30th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have said that there is mounting evidence that human activity is changing the world's oceans in profound and damaging ways.The study was carried ... Read more...

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Public engagement critical to solving climate crisis


May 3rd, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A new study has stressed upon the importance of public engagement in solving the climate crisis that the world is facing.The study paper, entitled "A Turning Point in ... Read more...

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Rise in plasma TVs linked to increase in potent greenhouse gas


October 25th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): The rise in demand of electronic products like plasma TVs is resulting in a boost in atmospheric levels of a potent greenhouse gas known as nitrogen trifluoride ... Read more...

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The top 10 Planet Earth 2007 science revelations (Re-issue)


December 28th, 2007 - 12:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 28 (ANI): The fourth report issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which labelled human activities the prime cause of global warming, has been named the topmost revelation of ... Read more...

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The top 10 Planet Earth 2007 science revelations


December 27th, 2007 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 27 (ANI): The fourth report issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which labelled human activities the prime cause of global warming, has been named the topmost revelation of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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