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‘Loss of biodiversity rivals climate change impact’


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) Loss of biodiversity seems to affect ecosystems as much as climate change, pollution and other major forms of environmental stress, says a new study.The study is ... Read more...

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Humanity’s influence on climate began 8,000yrs ago, say researchers


March 26th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 26 (ANI): Scientists have come up with new evidence in support of the theory that human agriculture was changing the climate 8,000 years ago.They have found new evidence to back ... Read more...

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2 short warm periods in transition between last interglacial and glacial epochs


March 3rd, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): In a new study, German and Russian climate researchers have found that there were at least two short warming periods in the transition between the last interglacial and ... Read more...

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Study finds stable climate linked to plant domestication


January 13th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A new Israeli study suggests that Agricultural Revolution was not brought about climate change.The research conducted by Dr. Shahal Abbo from the Levi Eshkol School of Agriculture at ... Read more...

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Roads are the biggest threat to tropical rainforests


October 26th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 26 (IANS) Roads, the most visible symbols of progress, are the biggest threat to the world's tropical rainforests, says a new study. "Clearing wide paths in any forest has a strong ... Read more...

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Planets have to be about the size of Earth to be conducive for life


September 8th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 8 (ANI): In a new research, it has been determined that rocky worlds have to be about the size of Earth to be conducive for life.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Reduction in greenhouse gases caused prehistoric global cooling: Study


February 27th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 27 (IANS) Ice in Antarctica suddenly appeared about 35 million years ago. For the previous 100 million years the continent had been essentially ice-free. The question for science has been, ... Read more...

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Stats support glut of hot years clustered in last 17 yrs


December 18th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): New statistical research has supported the theory that thirteen of the hottest years, since records of global temperatures began in 1880, have clustered in the last 17 ... Read more...

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‘India needs more effective joint forest management’


October 9th, 2008 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Despite the introduction of joint forest management in India, the government has not really shared much decision making power or benefits of conservation with local communities, says ... Read more...

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Arctic methane may trigger abrupt climate change


May 29th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (IANS) An abrupt release of methane from ice sheets 635 million years ago triggered a spell of global warming, says a study that contends something similar is just waiting ... Read more...

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Methane release could replicate 635 million year old climatic catastrophe


May 29th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (ANI): An ancient release of methane some 635 million years ago, which caused global warming and an ending of the last snowball ice age, might happen again in ... Read more...

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Swiss researchers propose energy strategy to combat climate change


February 26th, 2008 - 3:20 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 26 (IANS) Swiss researchers have prepared a roadmap to cut down carbon emission to one tonne per head per year and combat climate change effectively. Researchers from ETH Zurich said ... Read more...

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Near-zero carbon emissions might stabilize Earths climate (Re-Issue)


February 17th, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study by scientists has determined that in order to stabilize our planets climate, the level of carbon dioxide emissions has to be brought down to near ... Read more...

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Near-zero carbon emissions might stabilize Earths climate


February 16th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): A new study by scientists has determined that in order to stabilize our planets climate, the level of carbon dioxide emissions has to be brought down to near ... Read more...

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