Rising temperature

Heat wave hits California, record-high temperature in San Francisco

Heat wave hits California, record-high temperature in San Francisco

On Friday, the temperature in downtown San Francisco reached 41.1 degrees Celsius. On Saturday, it increased to 42.7 degrees Celsius, the US National Weather Service said.

Sep 03, 2017, 10:53 AM IST
New heat record as global temperatures soar in February

New heat record as global temperatures soar in February

With an average temperature that was 1.21 C (2.18F) above the 20th century average, the month marked "the highest departure from average among all 1,646 months in the record".

Mar 18, 2016, 00:15 AM IST

Mean temp in India has risen by 0.6 deg C in last 110 yrs: Govt

 With the mercury rising across the globe due to warming of the planet, mean temperature in India has increased by 0.6 degree Celsius over the last 110 years, the government today said.

Aug 05, 2015, 18:09 PM IST

DNA analysis of rising water crisis in India!

DNA analyses the rising water crisis in India. Watch how precious is every drop of water we use and waste!

May 26, 2015, 23:50 PM IST

Panel discussion on rising water crisis in India

Rising temperatures and water crisis has left people across the north India helpless and furious!

May 24, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

Panel discussion on rising water crisis in India- Part 2

Rising temperatures and water crisis has left people across the north India helpless and furious!

May 24, 2015, 20:05 PM IST

Keep your dogs out of cars in summer: PETA

 Ahead of sweltering days and rising temperature in the city, the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has warned against keeping dogs inside cars, as during summers they can succumb to heatstroke within a few minutes.

Apr 02, 2015, 00:51 AM IST
2014 was Earth's warmest year since 1880: NASA

2014 was Earth's warmest year since 1880: NASA

According to two separate analyses conducted by scientists of NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the year 2014 ranked as Earth's warmest year since 1880.

Jan 17, 2015, 09:18 AM IST
Warmer air caused ice shelf collapse off Antarctica

Warmer air caused ice shelf collapse off Antarctica

Warmer air triggered the collapse of a huge ice shelf off Antarctica in 2002, according to a report on Thursday that may help scientists predict future break-ups around the frozen continent.

Sep 12, 2014, 09:16 AM IST

Zoo authorities in Jaipur shelter animals from rising temperatures

Zoo authorities in Jaipur are taking several steps to shelter and protect the animals from rising temperatures in the state.

May 11, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

West Antarctic ice sheet warming twice as fast as previously thought

The western part of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought, a study has found.

Jan 04, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Rising temperature to hit wheat production in India: Report

The annual mean temperature in India is expected to rise by 3.5-4.3 degrees Celsius by 2098, badly impacting production of wheat.

May 09, 2012, 15:27 PM IST

Crop scientists now fret about heat not just water

Crop scientists in the United States, the world`s largest food exporter, are pondering an odd question: could the danger of global warming really be the heat?

Oct 24, 2011, 09:26 AM IST

Rising temperature leads to fastest sea level rise

Kemp and colleagues developed the first continuous sea-level reconstruction for the past 2,000 years, and compared variations in global temperature to changes in sea level over that time period.

Jun 21, 2011, 10:46 AM IST

Rivers becoming warmer with rising temperature: Study

It`s not just the air and ocean
temperature that is rising very fast, rivers also seem to be
heating up because of the climate change, a new research
has claimed.

Apr 13, 2010, 19:05 PM IST