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Human waste an asset to economy, environment: Study

We typically think of sanitation as degrading the environment, but we find ways it could actually help improve it while bringing benefits for people.

Jul 11, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Auckland City declares a climate emergency

Members of Auckland Council's Environment and Community Committee voted to join a growing community of cities around the world who have formally and publicly recognized the urgency for action on climate change by declaring a climate emergency.
 

Jun 12, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 20th January

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 20, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

5W1H: Rainfall expected in Delhi, U.P. in next 2 days

Heavy rainfall is expected in Delhi, U.P. in next 2 days. To know more watch the report.

Jan 20, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

DNA special segment on dust storm in Northern India

Watch DNA special segment of dust storm in Northern India: 

 

May 14, 2018, 23:18 PM IST

NASA to study tiny sea creatures to understand Earth's atmosphere and climate

For the first time, scientists from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are studying the tiny sea creatures called phytoplankton and their impact on the atmosphere and climate of the Earth.

Apr 11, 2018, 12:57 PM IST

Amidst US shadow, nearly 200 nations pledge climate action

Nearly 200 nations on Saturday pledged to launch a process next year to start reviewing existing plans to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

Nov 19, 2017, 00:03 AM IST

Plea for 'urgent action' on climate shadowed by Trump

Fiji PM on Monday appealed for "urgent action" on climate change at UN negotiations in Bonn.

Nov 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Ancient humans left Africa to escape drying climate

Genetic research indicates people migrated from Africa into Eurasia between 70,000 and 55,000 years ago.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

Climate change may shrink fish size by 30 percent, says study

A new study has claimed that the size of the fish could be expected to reduce by 20 to 30 per cent as a result of rising ocean temperatures due to climate change across the globe.

Aug 22, 2017, 23:24 PM IST

World unlikely to achieve Paris climate goal, says study

A new study says that there is just five per cent chance of limiting global temperature rise to less than 2 degrees Celsius by the century's end as laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement of 2016.

Aug 04, 2017, 19:43 PM IST

Arctic ice loss could lead to harsher winters in Europe

 Arctic ice loss could lead to harsher winters and stormier weather in Europe because of its impact on Atlantic Ocean currents, warn researchers.

Aug 01, 2017, 18:11 PM IST

'Monsoon strengthened north central India in last 15 years'

The researchers note that starting in 2002, nearly the entire Indian subcontinent has experienced very strong warming, reaching between 0.1 and 1 degree Celsius per year.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 09:55 AM IST

US isolated as India, other G20 members back Paris climate pact

The two-day G20 Summit saw the Indian side making "significant contributions" on the resolve to counter terrorism and boost global trade and investment.

Jul 08, 2017, 22:22 PM IST

NASA detects drop in prevalence of fires worldwide

The researchers found that in some parts of the world including in India, China and Brazil, the amount of land being burned by fire has increased.

Jun 30, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

'Smoke from wildfires may be worse for climate than thought'

The team found that brown carbon appears much more likely than black carbon to travel through the air to the higher levels of the atmosphere where it can have a greater impact on climate.

Jun 13, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Bonn climate talks under shadow of Trump threats

The 11-day haggle in Bonn is meant to start drafting a "rulebook" to guide member countries in the practical execution of the pact, which seeks to brake global warming by curbing fossil fuel emissions.

May 08, 2017, 12:20 PM IST

New research suggests global warming could make us shorter

A new research suggests that global warming could make us shorter over time. 

Mar 17, 2017, 21:22 PM IST

Climate partially responsible for your nose shape

The nose is one of the most distinctive facial features, which also has the important job of conditioning the air that we breathe.

Mar 17, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

India should reduce dependency on fossil fuels: Survey

When compared with other G-20 nations, the results are striking.

Feb 01, 2017, 00:20 AM IST