Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 13:47
The rising levels of water vapour in the upper troposphere - a key amplifier of global warming - owing to greenhouse gases will intensify climate change impacts over the next decades, scientists said.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 13:32
A new study has revealed that smartphones charging emits greenhouse gases that cause global warming.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 17:09
Apple is also the top holding of the $2.9 billion Calvert Equity Portfolio and the $118 million Green Century Balanced Fund.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 19:41
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.
Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 17:28
Atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations have crossed a new threshold, the UN`s weather agency said today, highlighting the urgency of curbing man-made, climate-altering greenhouse gases.
Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 10:56
Researchers have explained why Antarctica is not warming as much as other continents, and why southern Australia is recording more droughts.
Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 18:26
Biofuels from corn residue may be less beneficial than previously thought as a study has found using corn crop residue to make ethanol and other biofuels reduces soil carbon and can generate more greenhouse gases than gasoline.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 10:39
Researchers have found new evidence that permafrost thawing is releasing large quantities of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere via plants, which could accelerate warming trends.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 17:32
Researchers are studying the causes and consequences of global climate warming that took place 56 million years ago.
Last Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014, 20:19
Extreme events of 2013 like the Philippines` devastating Typhoon Haiyan and drought in Australia were consistent with man-made climate change, the UN`s weather agency said today.
Last Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014, 19:18
A new study has shown that aerosols in the atmosphere produced from human activities tend to weaken hurricane or tropical cyclones.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 12:49
The world`s forests could hold 20 percent more carbon than previously thought, according to a study released on Tuesday.
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