How will climate change affect your livelihood?
How will climate change affect your livelihood?

As the reality of global warming starts to hit home, people may ask: "How will it affect my livelihood?"

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.

World leaders must 'accelerate' climate talks: Ban Ki-moon

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said today that countries must "accelerate the rhythm of negotiations" on capping global warming ahead of an international climate conference in Paris in December.

July hottest month on record, 2015 to be warmest year: NOAA
July hottest month on record, 2015 to be warmest year: NOAA

The month of July has been found as the hottest month on Earth since record keeping began.

Central Asian glaciers thaw fast in threat to hydro power, farms

Mountain glaciers in Central Asia have shrunk four times faster than the world average, threatening river flows vital for agriculture and hydro power from Uzbekistan to western China, scientists said on Monday.

Coral reefs likely to disappear by mid-century
Coral reefs likely to disappear by mid-century

Coral reefs are likely to disappear from the planet by mid-century even if world leaders agree on efforts to limit a temperature increase to less than two degree Celsius by the end of the century at December's Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris, scientists have warned.

Wikipedia info on global warming unreliable: Study
Wikipedia info on global warming unreliable: Study

Wikipedia entries on politically controversial scientific topics such as global warming can be unreliable due to information sabotage.

DNA: Stranded people in sudden flash flood rescued in MP

Stranded people on a hillock due to flooding of a rivulet in Budhni tehsil of the district of Madhya Pradesh, were rescued after a nearly ten-hour-long operation.

China's new rice to abate global warming?

Report of a new rice cultivated by China is sure to be a welcome news for those worried about global warming and climate change.

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.

World glaciers melting faster than ever
World glaciers melting faster than ever

The intense ice loss of the past two decades has resulted in a strong imbalance of glaciers in many regions of the world.

UN chief welcomes Obama's climate change plan
UN chief welcomes Obama's climate change plan

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today praised US President Barack Obama's plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, saying such "visionary leadership" is needed for securing a global climate change deal.

Deal on climate change by year-end: French minister

French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius on Tuesday expressed optimism about striking an "ambitious" agreement by the end of this year to curb global warming.

World mayors at Vatican seek 'bold climate agreement'

 Dozens of mayors from around the world, including India, demanded today that their national leaders take bold steps at the Paris climate talks later this year, saying that may be the last chance to keep the warming of the Earth at levels safe for humanity.

Paris climate meet: Spiritual leaders talk of ill effects of acts against nature

Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi Tuesday stressed on initiating a spiritual approach in checking global warming and cautioned countries about the ill-effects of acts against nature.

Oceans slowed down global warming
Oceans slowed down global warming

In the recent years, extra heat from greenhouse gases has been trapped in the subsurface waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans accounting for the slowdown in the global surface temperature increase observed during the past decade, shows a study.

Is `icy` winter age really coming by 2030?
Is `icy` winter age really coming by 2030?

Soak up that sun as much as you can as scientists have warned that we may face "Little Ice Age" by the year 2030.

Polar bears can't cope with starvation in summers: Study
Polar bears can't cope with starvation in summers: Study

A new study has revealed that polar bears' metabolism cannot cope with starvation associated with warmer summers in the Arctic.

Green Climate Fund of $100 billion/year not enough to tackle climate change: India

India today said the commitment by some developed nations to generate USD 100 billion towards Green Climate Fund (GCF) every year by 2020 will not prove sufficient to tackle the climate change issues.