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Antarctic ice shelf faces threat from warm waters


May 10th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 10 (IANS) Scientists have punched holes in Antarctic's viability by refuting the prevalent assumption that its Weddell Sea ice shelves would remain impervious to global warming due to ... Read more...

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Scientists link extreme weather with climate change


July 3rd, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Climate change seems to have triggered extreme weather that has wreaked destruction all over the globe during the last decade. After more than 20 years of ... Read more...

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Global warming ‘unlikely to hurt wind energy production’ in US


May 3rd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Production of wind energy in the U.S. over the next 30-50 years will be largely unaffected by upward changes in global temperature, predict researchers.Sara Pryor, the project's ... Read more...

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2010 tied for warmest year on record


January 13th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A new study by researchers at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York has revealed that the global surface temperatures in 2010 tied with 2005 ... Read more...

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Large-scale crop failures to increase under climate change, finds study


October 8th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 08 (ANI): A new study has shown that large-scale crop failures like the one that caused the recent Russian wheat crisis are likely to become more common under climate change ... Read more...

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95 per cent chance that Man is to blame for global warming


March 5th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): A new study has found that there is a 95 per cent chance that human activity is to blame for global warming, and only 5 percent chance that ... Read more...

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Global warming could result in 4 degree Celsius rise by 2060


September 28th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 28 (ANI): In a new study, the British Meteorological Department has warned that global warming could result in a rise of 4 degree Celsius by the year 2060.According to ... Read more...

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Arctic Ocean may turn into ‘polluted soup’ by 2070


August 7th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 7 (ANI): A climate model has predicted that global warming, combined with nuclear waste, may make the Arctic Ocean a polluted soup by the year 2070.According to a report in ... Read more...

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New El Nino may lead to increased drought in India


August 3rd, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, August 3 (ANI): Meteorologists have warned that a new El Nino has begun, which may lead to increased drought in Africa, India and Australia, and may make 2010 one of the ... Read more...

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Plants absorb more CO2 under polluted skies


April 23rd, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): A new research has revealed that plants absorb more carbon dioxide (CO2) under polluted skies than in a cleaner atmosphere.The research team included scientists from the Centre for ... Read more...

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Amazon could shrink by 85 percent due to global warming


March 12th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 12 (ANI): A new research has predicted that global warming will have a devastating effect on the Amazon rainforest, shrinking it by 85 percent if there is a rise ... Read more...

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Beware of 2010, it could be year of invasive species


February 26th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) June 2010 could be a busy month for invasive plants, insects and animals seeking free rides to distant lands. A new study forecasts climate factors such as temperature, ... Read more...

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Parts of UK could be too hot for wine-making by 2080


May 26th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 26 (ANI): A new book has suggested that increasing summer temperatures could result in parts of southern England becoming too hot for wine-making by 2080.According to Emeritus Professor Richard ... Read more...

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Cleaner air threatens Amazon rainforest


May 8th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Climate scientists from the UK and Brazil have come with an unusual theory, which suggests that the Amazon rainforest, so crucial to the Earths climate system, is ... Read more...

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North America and Europe may experience cooler climate next decade


May 1st, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A new study has suggested that Europe and North America may experience cooler climate during the next decade, thanks to natural North Atlantic variations that could temporarily ... Read more...

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GPS global thermometer to monitor climate change


February 17th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
London , Feb 17 (ANI): The Global Positioning System can not only detect your cars geographical location on the globe, but could also be used as a global thermometer to monitor climate ... Read more...

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Top 11 warmest years have occurred in the last 13 years


December 14th, 2007 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Top 11 warmest years have all occurred in the last the 13 years, according to preliminary global temperature figures for 2007 released by the University of East Anglia ... Read more...

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