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In climate change-hit Bangladesh, hospital boats keep healthcare afloat

These islands - known as chars in Bangladesh - are constantly changing shape as they erode and reform, a process that is quickening as a result of more extreme rainfall associated with climate change.

Carbon dioxide in atmosphere hits a high: how it relates to global warming

On May 18, the daily average carbon dioxide concentration, as measured by sensors at the Mauna Loa observatory in Hawaii, was 415.02 ppm.

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Tim Cook says his era has failed by over-debating climate change

Tim Cook told the graduates at Tulane University that the solution to climate change won’t be found based on whose side wins or loses an election.

Tip for Reading List: Striking a balance on climate change

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”.

Explained: Why climate change is the biggest, most complex challenge for us

The human race has never faced a challenge bigger and more complex than climate change. Two new books capture the crisis dramatically and comprehensively.

World Earth Day: Kids can influence parents to make a difference

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.

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Come with a plan: UN chief Antonio Guterres tells world leaders ahead of climate summit

The UN chief said he has convened the 'Climate Action Summit' on September 23 and he is telling leaders, "in September, please do not come with a speech; come with a plan."

Should I stop going to school: 400 kids against climate change

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.

Too hot to handle

A Swedish schoolgirl and the global movement she triggered against climate change.

Gujarat: Govt addressing climate change in holistic manner, integrated 18 departments, says climate change department

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.

Climate change Photos

In Greenland, a glacier's collapse shows climate impact

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

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.

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Climate change Videos

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

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.

With The US Pulling Out Of Climate Change Deal, Should We Say Goodbye To The Paris Accord?

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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News Top 5: US To Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement, Guha Quits Cricket BNoard Panel And More

1. US to withdraw from Paris Climate agreement, Donald Trump says deal not tough enough on India, China 2. Ramachandra Guha quits board panel after he opposed Virat Kohli’s say on coach 3. US Scripps National Spelling Bee: Ananya Vinay is the 2017 champion 4. Deepika Padukone tops Maxim’s Hot 100 list, leaves Priyanka Chopra, […]

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