Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 16:22
Researchers have found proof for catastrophic oceanographic events linked with climate change and a mass extinction 375 million years ago that devastated tropical marine ecosystems.
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 10:41
Scientists are developing a new kind of geothermal power plant that will lock away unwanted carbon dioxide (CO2) underground and use it as a tool to boost electric power generation by at least 10 times compared to existing geothermal energy approaches.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 17:03
Researchers have developed a chemical system that can efficiently perform the first step in the process of creating syngas, gasoline and other energy-rich products out of carbon dioxide.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 16:11
A new research study has revealed that increase of carbon dioxide uptake in the oceans is resulting in fish getting anxious.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 19:27
Salt-affected soils are estimated to absorb 1.26 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide annually which may solve the mystery of the "missing carbon sink", Chinese scientists believe.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 18:32
Even if carbon dioxide emissions came to a sudden halt, the greenhouse gas already present in the Earth`s atmosphere could continue to warm our planet for hundreds of years, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 09:53
India and China are among the world`s biggest contributors to fossil fuel emissions with India`s carbon dioxide discharge increasing by a whopping 7.7 per cent last year, a new study said today.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 15:46
Brazil`s greenhouse gas emissions dropped 36.7 percent in the past seven years, according to a study released Thursday by the country`s climate monitoring centre.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 18:37
The amount of greenhouse gases in Earth`s atmosphere hit a new record high in 2012, continuing an ever-faster rise that is driving climate change, the UN weather agency said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 18:41
A series of small earthquakes - some larger than magnitude 3 - in
Texas may have been triggered by the injection of carbon dioxide into the ground to store the harmful greenhouse gas, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 14:35
Top climate scientists have claimed that the development of safer nuclear power can help in decelerating the effects of global warming by cutting down on fossil fuel pollution.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:57
A meteorite may help explain as to how the Red Planet became a cold, rocky desert after losing its thick, carbon dioxide-rich atmosphere, according to researchers.
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