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World Bank applause  India's switch to solar power, calls he front-runner against climate change

The World BAnk has announced that India is emerging the flag-bearer among world nations in the fight against  climate change by substituting solar enrgy in place of coal as primary energy source.

published on : 8th July 2017

Humans to blame for bulk of Arctic sea ice loss: Study

Natural changes in the environment are responsible for about 40 percent of Arctic sea ice loss, while humans are to blame for the rest, a climate study said on Monday.

published on : 14th March 2017

Ice age, not global warming, likely caused mass extinction on Earth: Study

A short ice age which preceded the global climate warming may have caused one of the greatest mass extinctions on our planet about 250 million years ago, a new study suggests.

published on : 7th March 2017

Earth breaks heat record in 2016 for third year in a row

Temperatures spiked to new highs in parts of India, Kuwait and Iran, and sea ice melted faster than ever in the fragile Arctic.

published on : 18th January 2017

Warming of Indian Ocean behind groundwater decline in India: Research

The research team found that variability in the monsoons is the key factor driving the changing groundwater storage levels across the country, even as withdrawals increase.

published on : 10th January 2017