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Global warming could sink large parts of Kochi: Scientists
Global warming could sink large parts of Kochi: Scientists

Within 100 years, rising sea levels caused by global warming could submerge large swathes of coastal land in Kochi, Kerala's second most populous city, scientists at the Goa-based National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) have predicted.

SAARC scientists to review climate change impact on coral reef
SAARC scientists to review climate change impact on coral reef

Several scientists from SAARC countries will come together in Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands from tomorrow for a five-day workshop that aims to throw light on the impact of climate change on coral reefs and protection of the environment.

Rise in sea level doubled in three decades, say researchers

he rise of sea level in the world is around three millimetres per year, which is double the rate three decades ago, a senior scientist said here today.

NIO inks MOU with China`s Zhejiang Ocean varsity

Goa-based NIO and China`s Zhejiang Ocean University (ZOU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for joint research projects in marine biology, ecology, biotechnology, mariculture and coastal zone management.

Sethu project: NIO sets up equipment to study new alignment

Experts from the National Institute of
Oceanography, Kochi, have set up equipment off Kodiakarai
coast to carry out Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for
a new alignment of the Sethusamudram Shipping Canal project.

Oceansat-2 will provide more versatile data about sea: NIO

Goa-based National Institute of
Oceanography (NIO) has said that Oceansat-2 satellite will
help facilitate versatile sea data boosting ocean research
segment in the country.

NIO plans to commercially market its submarine robot

India`s premier ocean research
organisation, National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), is
exploring the possibility of commercially marketing its
submarine robot.

New Bluetooth alarm won’t let you lose your mobile

A firm in Edinburgh has designed a Bluetooth-based alarm that can tell absent-minded technology geeks when they have left their mobile phone or laptop behind.