A review in The New York Times divides the book into three parts — the first elaborating the dangers to civilisation from climate change, the second discussing the “forces opposing solutions to the problems laid out in the first part”, and the third, offering reasons for hope — “foremost among these are solar panels”.
Earth Day: That this brave young girl, Greta Thunberg, has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for climate activism, is simply a testimony to the fact that you can make your voice heard, and make a difference, no matter how young you are.
Students started rallying for the cause and on Friday, students in 112 countries, 1,787 locations over the world, came out in protest. In Delhi, close to 400 students gathered, holding placards and sloganeering.
Mukesh Shah, the joint secretary of Climate Change department, said that Narendra Modi as the chief minister of Gujarat had carved out a separate department of climate change in 2009-10, the first state in the country to do so.
The March mission was part of NASA’s Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) project, a five-year, $30 million effort aimed at improving sea level rise projections by understanding how warming oceans are melting ice sheets from below - the most ambitious research on the subject to date
President Trump announced that United States would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. But it will take more than one speech to pull out: Under the rules of the deal, which the White House says it will follow, the earliest any country can leave is Nov. 4, 2020. That means the United States will remain […]
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