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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Climate change


Explained: How sea level rise could impact millions of people, cost billions of dollars

August 01, 2020 10:49 am

In a new study, researchers have noted that sea-level rise (SLR) is a "well accepted" consequence of climate change. What are the findings of their study?

The low carbon path

July 30, 2020 6:13 pm

The science on climate change has never been clearer, but so are the solutions

'The changes the world has made to stop the spread of COVID-19 are promising'

July 15, 2020 6:59 pm

At a time when the world is struggling with climate change, global warming, extinction of wildlife, loss of forest cover, and disease and destruction, Kristine Tompkins asks if we are prepared to do whatever it takes to change the end of this story

India's temperature set to rise by 2.7 degrees Celsius by end of 21st century: Experts

July 13, 2020 8:36 pm

This rise in temperature will not be uniform across all parts of the country, said R Krishnan, executive director, Centre for Climate Change Studies at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM).

Slipping on climate change

July 02, 2020 8:19 pm

The Ministry of Earth Sciences’ new report falls short of providing a clear picture of India’s climate strategy

Ayushmann to Anushka: Actors express 'one wish for the Earth' for Environment Day

June 05, 2020 1:20 pm

This is part of an awareness campaign called Climate Warrior led by Bhumi Pednekar, to promote conversation around climate change.

World Environment Day: Timoci Naulusala's 2017 speech is worth revisiting

June 04, 2020 6:49 pm

"We need to act now. Let's start with putting rubbish in the bin, implementing the 3Rs - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Let's re-plant."

EU green deal and how it plans to balance climate concerns and fix economy

May 30, 2020 5:30 pm

The European Commission upholds the vision of the “European Green Deal” of achieving climate neutrality and economic growth by ensuring that no investment made for the sake of recovery can harm the bloc’s climate efforts, said Manon Dufour, head of the Brussels office of climate think tank E3G.

Climate change is turning Antarctica's snow green

May 22, 2020 8:03 am

Warming temperatures due to climate change are helping the formation and spread of “green snow” and it is becoming so prolific in places that it is even visible from space, according to new research published on Wednesday.

Future warming arriving earlier than expected, finds study

May 12, 2020 11:02 am

Dozens of extreme events have occurred along the U.S. Gulf Coast, including New Orleans and Biloxi, Mississippi.


2019 was a year in 'climate emergency': Images that put climate issues under spotlight

December 26, 2019 3:13 pm

Climate protests have happened in the past, but their intensity and frequency increased this year. Same is the case with climate-related natural disasters.

In Greenland, a glacier's collapse shows climate impact

September 21, 2018 6:53 am

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

'Winter wonderland' — Breathtaking pictures of freezing Niagara Falls go viral

January 05, 2018 4:14 pm

Pictures of the falls have gone viral on the Internet hugely this year and has in turn inspired visitors to brave the bone-chilling cold and take snapshots and selfies at the marvel.


Climate change is real and it is making hurricanes worse. Here's how

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

Rising ocean temperatures have fueled some of the most devastating storms in recent years. Kendra Pierre-Louis, a reporter on The New York Times’s climate team, explains how.