Scientists estimate sea level rise by studying past carbon dioxide levels

May 2nd, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): A team of scientists have found how an estimate of the sea level rise can be made by looking at atmospheric carbon dioxide levels 3 million years ago.The ... Read more...

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Was climate change the reason behind fall of the Roman Empire?

January 14th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): A new study has linked climate change to the fall of the Roman Empire.A prolonged period of wet weather triggered the spread of the Bubonic plague in medieval ... Read more...

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‘Urban sprawl’ responsible for collapse of ancient Cambodian city of Angkor

June 24th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 24 (ANI): A team of international scientists has suggested that over-development of water infrastructure and extreme climate fluctuations were responsible for the collapse of the ancient Cambodian city of Angkor.According ... Read more...

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