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Warming casts shadow over survival of coral reefs

September 17th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 17 (IANS) Unless greenhouse gas emissions are curtailed, there is little hope for the survival of coral reefs, supporting a diversity of life forms, warns a new study.Coral ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Population management key for sustainable development: Azad

November 1st, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria (South Africa), Nov 1 (IANS) Observing that population management was the key to sustainable development, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Tuesday said population dynamics will play a key role ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Here’s how the Arctic will look by the end of this century

March 4th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has estimated climate change's impact on Arctic regions by 2099.A team of University of Nebraska-Lincoln and South Korean climatologists analyzed 16 global climate models from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change to precipitate Antarctic ice sheet collapse

January 10th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 10 (IANS) Rising carbon dioxide levels will precipitate the collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet by the year 3000, causing sea levels to rise by four metres. The study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sea levels to rise upto 70 cm by 2100

August 25th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Sea levels are likely to rise by 30 to 70 centimetres by 2100, even if the most aggressive geo-engineering schemes are undertaken to curb global warming and greenhouse ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

CO2 emission needs to be curbed to limit ocean acidification: Experts

August 21st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): Scientists have called for rapid curbing of carbon dioxide emission levels in order to limit ocean acidification as well as global warming.Dr Toby Tyrrell of the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Global warming will lead to biodiversity loss and glacial melt, says Indian origin scientist

September 18th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 18 (ANI): An analysis, carried out by a scientist of Indian origin, along with his colleagues, has shown that irreversible global warming will lead to biodiversity loss and substantial ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Feasible emission scenarios identified that could keep CO2 below climate threatening levels

September 11th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 11 (ANI): NASA researchers have identified feasible emission scenarios that could keep carbon dioxide (CO2) below levels that some scientists have called dangerous for climate.When and how global oil ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indian-American scientist hopeful CO2 emissions can be reined in

September 11th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) The burning of fossil fuels like coal, oil and gas accounts for 80 percent of the rise in atmospheric carbon dioxide since pre-industrial era. But an Indian-American researcher ... Read more...

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Land, ocean’s ability to absorb carbon weakening confirmed

November 14th, 2007 - 2:49 am ICT by admin

Posted in Sci-Tech |