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Watch: NASA data reveals seas rising more than predicted

Watch: NASA data reveals seas rising more than predicted

Sea levels worldwide are rising faster than predicted as a result of climate change, according to NASA scientists.

Aug 27, 2015, 10:03 AM IST
Rising sea level poses threat to Bengal tigers: IUCN

Rising sea level poses threat to Bengal tigers: IUCN

Rising sea levels caused by climate change threaten to wipe out Sundarbans, a large mangrove forest area shared by India and Bangladesh, and thus world's beautiful Bengal tigers, according to a leading conservation organisation.

Jul 29, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

Sea-level rise accelerating, say scientists

Sea-level rise is accelerating, not declining as some have hoped, scientists said Monday citing melt water from Earth's ice sheets as the likely cause.

May 11, 2015, 23:48 PM IST

Climate talks: `Raise your voice, not sea level` – UN

The United Nations seized World Environment Day today to demand action on climate change to protect small island states threatened by rising seas, drought and floods.

Jun 05, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

Fraught UN climate talks revealed growing frustration this week among vulnerable nations and observers with the political stance of emerging economies like China and India in the battle to stave off dangerous Earth warming.

Nov 25, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

Rising sea level threatens India`s coastal areas

Most vulnerable stretches along the western Indian coast are Khambat and Kutch in Gujarat, Mumbai and parts of the Konkan coast and south Kerala.

Jun 03, 2012, 14:16 PM IST

`Rising sea level greatest climate change threat`

The rise of the sea level would be the greatest threat to the world in the days to come.

Sep 06, 2011, 16:24 PM IST

Major cities, including Kolkata, at risk from rising sea level

A large no. of cities across the world, including Kolkata, are at risk from the threat of rising sea level due to global warming, a major global study has claimed.

Dec 01, 2009, 16:03 PM IST