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Arctic ice could vanish within 10 years: Scientists


August 13th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) Arctic sea ice could vanish within 10 years as it is melting much faster than previously believed, thanks to global warming, warn scientists, claiming that the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arctic Sea could become iceless by century-end


October 12th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) The Arctic Sea could become iceless by the century-end, according to a chilling scenario forecast by the world's leading scientific institutes. Researchers from CNRS, Universite Joseph ... Read more...

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Arctic sea ice hits second-lowest level


October 5th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 5 (IANS) The extent of sea ice covering the Arctic Ocean in September declined to the second-lowest on record, said experts.The Arctic ice cap grows each winter as ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Why Antarctica isn’t melting as much as expected


January 10th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 10 (ANI): Two glaciologists have determined that Antarctica isn't melting as much as expected because it undergoes a seasonal pattern of warming.During the continent's summer this time last year, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ten climate change “flagship” species named at Copenhagen summit


December 15th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 15 (ANI): A report released at the Copenhagen climate change conference by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has listed ten species likely to suffer huge losses ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change accelerating faster than expected


November 26th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, November 26 (ANI): A group of international scientists has said that the most recent observations show that climate change is accelerating faster than expected.According to a report by ABC News, the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Melting ice could make the Arctic stormier


October 16th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 16 (ANI): In a study, scientists have determined that melting ice in the Arctic could lead to stormier seas and skies around the North Pole.According to a report in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mercury levels in Arctic seals may be linked to global warming


May 4th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): In a new study, researchers in Canada are reporting for the first time that high mercury levels in certain Arctic seals appear to be linked to vanishing sea ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Arctic sea ice thinning at record rate


October 29th, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Oct 29 (ANI): Data from ESAs (European Space Agencys) Envisat satellite has indicated that the Arctic sea ice is thinning at record rate, with the thickness of sea ice in ... Read more...

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Arctic ice melt in 2008 has been fascinating and alarming, say scientists


October 6th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Oct 6 (ANI): Climate scientists have said that the melting of the Arctic ice this year has been fascinating and alarming.According to a report in the Vancouver Sun, so much ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Polar bears could become extinct because of melting ice at the Artic


September 17th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 17 (ANI): Scientists have warned that Polar bears and other rare species could become extinct, as latest figures show rapid melting of the Artic sea ice, which is at ... Read more...

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Arctic ice continues to thin alarmingly


August 4th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 4 (ANI): Researchers from the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Germany have analyzed that Arctic ice is continuing to thin down to alarming levels.According to ... Read more...

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Arctic ice melt could see rise of Grolar bear


May 7th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by admin
London, May 7 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that due to the adverse effects of Arctic ice melting, the hybrid of a polar bear and grizzly bear dubbed the grolar bear, might ... Read more...

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Scientists use satellite to track the motion of Arctic ice during summers


February 27th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have found a way to track the motion of Arctic ice during summers using the Earth Observing Systems Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E) on the Aqua satellite.For ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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...

Posted in Health Science |

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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