An Indian-origin scientist, who proved how cutting emissions of "black carbon" or soot can significantly lessen the impact of climate change, has been selected for the United Nation`s top environmental award.
The small kerosene lamps that light millions of homes in developing countries also contribute to global warming, say researchers.
Urban cyclists may be exposed to more than twice as much black carbon from vehicle exhaust as pedestrians.
A new research has determined that cleaning up black carbon emissions, created through diesel and solid biomass fuel burning, provides instant benefits against global warming.
Day in Pics: 3rd September
Showbiz World - September 3, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati