Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 12:46
A team of researchers used rainbow-like light phenomenon observed on Venus cloud tops to identify the components of the planet`s acidic cloud cover.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 20:45
The Australian government`s climate change agency warned today that Canberra`s five per cent emissions reduction target was "not credible" compared with other countries and called for it to be tripled.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 00:21
Concerns that giant wind farms aimed at easing climate change in fact aggravate the problem are misplaced, a scientific study said today.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 16:21
According to a new report, climate change can may soon change the thick snow cover in Antarctica completely in the next 200 years
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 07:24
Environment watchdogs rejected Europe`s 2030 greenhouse gas-curbing plan as inadequate today but the UN climate chief hailed it as a "positive" step towards a new international pact against global warming.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 22:20
A long-lived man-made greenhouse gas that appears to have the highest global-warming impact of any compound to date has been discovered.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 11:14
An internationally agreed target to limit rises in global average temperatures to within 2 degrees Celsius is around double the threshold that would avoid catastrophic climate change.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 19:35
The emissions of methane in the United States may be 50% more than the indicated estimates by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), says a new study on Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 21:06
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.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 18:32
Even if carbon dioxide emissions came to a sudden halt, the greenhouse gas already present in the Earth`s atmosphere could continue to warm our planet for hundreds of years, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 13:34
Almost 200 countries on Saturday kept alive hopes for a global deal in 2015 to fight climate change after overcoming disputes on greenhouse gas emissions cuts and aid for poor nations at a meeting widely criticised as lacking urgency.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 23:23
The UN Climate Change Conference here has agreed on a set of measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and degradation of forests but negotiators from 195 nations were stuck on curbing global warming and finance for a Green Climate Fund.
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