Climate talks told to ease rifts as heat busts record
Climate talks told to ease rifts as heat busts record

Fresh UN climate talks opened in Bonn on Tuesday with a plea for nations to overcome rifts as scientists reported record global temperatures for a month of September.

Natural gas expansion not enough to slow climate change
Natural gas expansion not enough to slow climate change

In a new study, scientists have found that natural gas alone was not enough to slow the growth of global greenhouse gas emissions worldwide.

Synergy between environment protection and development vital: Javadekar

A synergy between the parameters of environment protection and development is "extremely vital" for balanced sustainable development, Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said Saturday.

Natural gas no miracle cure for climate change: Study
Natural gas no miracle cure for climate change: Study

Fracking technology has driven a boom in natural gas that many hope will prompt a switch away from coal use and put the brakes on the rise in Earth-warming carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.

Mystery behind the stable Karakoram glaciers unveiled
Mystery behind the stable Karakoram glaciers unveiled

After years of remaining a subject of mystery the reason behind the Kararoram glaciers' stability has finally been revealed.

The 'art' of predicting climate conditions

In a bid to acquaint the public with climate science, artist Rachel Jacobs has designed an interactive machine that prints out personalised 'climate fortunes'.

Climate change to drive fish away from tropics
Climate change to drive fish away from tropics

Large numbers of fish will disappear from the tropics by 2050 as temperatures rise, according to a new study that examined the impact of climate change on fish stocks.

Penguins' personalities prepare them to adapt climate change
Penguins' personalities prepare them to adapt climate change

A new study has revealed that personalities of the Penguins or birds help them to cope with the climate change.

Here's how large numbers of fish will disappear from tropics by 2050

A new study has revealed that a large numbers of fish will disappear from the tropics by 2050 because of the impact of climate change on fish stocks.

Air pollution leading to swelling rivers: Study
Air pollution leading to swelling rivers: Study

 Air pollutants, known as aerosols, can lead to an increase in the amount of water flowing through many rivers in the northern hemisphere, revealed a research.

Climate change could affect male-female ratio
Climate change could affect male-female ratio

Researchers have found out in a study in Japan that climate change may be held responsible for altering the ratio of human males to females thar are born in some countries.

Revealed: How species react to climate change

Researchers at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science and the University of Vermont in the US have developed a new tool to overcome a major challenge of predicting how organisms may respond to climate change.

Modi-Obama meet: Chance to reinvigorate Indo-US ties?

President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s meetings in Washington will give the two leaders a chance to reinvigorate an economic relationship that both see crucial to growth and security.

Greenland Ice Sheet more sensitive to climate change than previously thought
Greenland Ice Sheet more sensitive to climate change than previously thought

A new study has revealed that despite its apparent stability, the massive ice sheet covering most of Greenland is more sensitive to climate change than earlier estimates have suggested.

Human-caused climate change blamed for some heat waves
Human-caused climate change blamed for some heat waves

Heat waves last year in Asia, Europe and Australia were influenced by human-caused climate change, but not all extreme weather events could be linked to global warming, scientists said Monday.

UN chief lauded for role in world climate efforts
UN chief lauded for role in world climate efforts

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was recognized in New York by the South-South Awards for his role in leading the world's efforts to combat climate change.

India to act on climate change on its own volition: Environment Minister
India to act on climate change on its own volition: Environment Minister

India will take action on climate change not "at somebody's dictation" but on its own volition, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.  

We can limit climate change: IPCC head R K Pachauri
We can limit climate change: IPCC head R K Pachauri

Even as the world is faced with the growing threat of climate change, it already has the means to build a more sustainable world and avert widespread disruptions and destruction if there is a will to act, Dr R.K. Pachauri, the head of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC), said Tuesday.

Obama admits US role in creating climate change crisis
Obama admits US role in creating climate change crisis

President Barack Obama acknowledged the role of the United States in creating the climate change crisis Tuesday and told developing nations Washington will provide science and technology to help them combat it.

UN summit urges ambitious climate deal

World leaders on Tuesday urged ambitious action to combat climate change and promised to make greater efforts, but a tough road lay ahead with a year to go for an accord.