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How hot was earth 50 million years ago?


July 6th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) A much clearer picture of the Earth's temperature nearly 50 million years ago, when Carbon Dioxide (CO2) concentrations were higher than current levels, has emerged. A ... Read more...

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East Anglia University climate scientists cleared by inquiry


April 15th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15(ANI): An inquiry panel of leading scientists, nominated by the Royal Society, has said the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit (CRU), which is involved in the row over ... Read more...

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Climate expert admits loss of crucial weather data was ‘not acceptable’


February 16th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): The climate expert at the centre of a media storm over the release of emails onto the Internet has admitted that he did not follow correct procedures over ... Read more...

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Carbon and oxygen isotopes in tree rings may shed new light on past climate events


December 4th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 4 (ANI): Scientists have determined that the analysis of carbon and oxygen isotopes embedded in tree rings may shed new light on past climate events.Scientists have long looked at the ... Read more...

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‘Indian glaciers retreating, we don’t know why’


November 9th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Most glaciers in the Indian Himalayas are retreating, but there is "no conclusive scientific evidence" to link this to global warming, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said here ... Read more...

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Treelines not universally responding to climate warming as expected


August 13th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that treelines are not universally responding to climate warming by advancing as expected.Treelines are the elevation or latitudinal limits where trees ... Read more...

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Pre-Inca tombs and archaeological remains found in Perus Colca canyon


September 4th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lima (Peru), September 4 (ANI): A scientific expedition, made up of Polish, North American, and Peruvian specialists, discovered tombs, apparently from the Pre-Incan culture, as well as archaeological remains in Perus ... Read more...

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Cassini to swoop by Saturns geyser-spewing moon on August 11


August 8th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 8 (ANI): The Cassini spacecraft would swoop by Enceladus, Saturns geyser-spewing moon, on August 11, zooming by a mere 50 kilometers (30 miles) from the surface.Just after closest approach, ... Read more...

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Global warming will spark an increase in US wildfires by end of 21st century


June 23rd, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Experts have warned that global warming will spark a dramatic increase in wildfires in the US by the end of this century.According to a report in New ... Read more...

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Global climate models have overstated warming in Antarctica


May 8th, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): A new research by scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and Ohio State University has determined that computer analyses of global climate have consistently ... Read more...

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Global warming in Arctic faster above ground level than surface


January 3rd, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Scientists have said that global warming in the Arctic is occurring more quickly 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) above the surface than at the ground level.According to a report ... Read more...

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