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'Natural cooling fluctuation' masked greenhouse effect during last decade: Study 22.7.2014 New Kerala: World News
Washington, July 22 : A new study has revealed that a natural cooling fluctuation between 1998 and 2013 largely masked the warming effects of a continued increase in man-made emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.
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`Natural cooling fluctuation` masked greenhouse effect during last decade: Study 22.7.2014 Zee News : Science and Technology
A new study has revealed that a natural cooling fluctuation between 1998 and 2013 largely masked the warming effects of a continued increase in man-made emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.
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Giving up beef will be more beneficial to planet than driving cars 22.7.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Giving up beef will be more beneficial to planet than driving cars
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Love your meat? Well it’s bad for the environment, says new study 22.7.2014 FirstPost: Life

Meat production contributes to climate change due to greenhouse gasses emitted by livestock, a new study has found.

The post Love your meat? Well it’s bad for the environment, says new study appeared first on Firstpost.

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Meat contributing to climate change: study 22.7.2014 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Meat production contributes to climate change due to greenhouse gasses emitted by livestock, a new study has found.Researchers found that livestock emissions are on the rise and that beef c...
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Course on converting carbon dioxide 21.7.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Course on converting carbon dioxide
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Climate change is far from the only cause of a rapid rise in disasters 21.7.2014 Guardian: Environment

The world's population has nearly doubled in four decades, putting more people and more money in harm's way

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Google's Street View takes on gas leaks 20.7.2014 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Google Incs Street View cars have captured the worlds roads, highways and back alleys for years. Now they are being used for something entirely different: detecting the thousands of natural gas leaks blighting major US cities. Google cars fit with air monitors have taken millions of readings along the streets of Boston, New York and Indianapolis over the past two years as part of a program run by the non-profit Environmental Defense Fund to help reduce methane emissions. The results, announced by the fund recently, reveal how common leaks are in highly populated areas that until now have not been quantified. In central Boston, leaks were discovered every few blocks. While the leaks were small and did not appear hazardous, they have prompted concerns about methane whose global warming impact is 20 times greater than carbon dioxide, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency. The leaks also raise questions about the safety of old pipelines carrying natural gas in growing volumes across North ...
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Course on converting carbon dioxide into fuel 20.7.2014 Hindu: College & University
National Center for Catalysis Research, IIT Madras (NCCR) is offering an online course on the conversion of carbon dioxide into fuel, along the lines of massive online open course (MOOC) efforts su...
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Kerala MP Writes to Jaitley Seeking a Rubber University 20.7.2014 newindianexpress.com
Kerala Congress (M) leader Jose K Mani has written to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stressing the need for setting up the university in his Lok Sabha constituency of Kottayam, which holds a dominant position in rubber cultivation in the country.
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Australia will pay dearly for repealing its carbon tax 18.7.2014 New Scientist: Living World
Axing Australia's landmark carbon tax will probably lead to higher greenhouse gas emissions, and a loss of confidence in carbon trading schemes ...
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Ousted Yingluck 'can' leave Thailand 18.7.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Ousted Yingluck 'can' leave Thailand
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Owen Paterson to give lecture to Nigel Lawson's climate-sceptic thinktank 18.7.2014 Guardian: Environment

Just days after leaving office, former UK environment secretary agrees to deliver speech at Global Warming Policy Foundation

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Google's Street View takes on America's gas leaks 18.7.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Google's Street View takes on America's gas leaks
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Australia abolishes divisive carbon tax - Times of India 17.7.2014 google news
Australia abolishes divisive carbon tax Times of India The current administration favours a "direct action" plan that includes financial incentives for polluters to increase their energy efficiency. The Climate Action Tracker, an independent monitor of countries' carbon pledges and actions, has said this ...
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MILLETS: The nutrient rich counterparts of wheat and rice 17.7.2014 Govt of india: PIB Features
Millets are one of the oldest foods known to humans. These are the small-seeded hardy crops belonging to gramineae family which can grow well in dry zones/rain-fed areas under marginal conditions of soil fertility and moisture.
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Indonesia now country with world's highest deforestation rate 17.7.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Jakarta, July 17: Indonesia has double the deforestation rate in Brazil and has become the largest destroyer of forests housing some of the world's most endangered species.A report, recently published in the Nature Climate Change magazine, revealed that the Indonesian archipelago
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Indonesia has the world’s highest deforestation rate: report 17.7.2014 FirstPost: World

Indonesia has double the deforestation rate in Brazil and has become the largest destroyer of forests housing some of the world's most endangered species.

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Indonesia now country with world's highest deforestation rate 17.7.2014 New Kerala: World News
By Eduardo Mariz Cortinas, Jakarta, July 17 : Indonesia has double the deforestation rate in Brazil and has become the largest destroyer of forests housing some of the world's most endangered species.
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Indonesia now country with world`s highest deforestation rate 17.7.2014 Zee News : Science and Technology
Indonesia has double the deforestation rate in Brazil and has become the largest destroyer of forests housing some of the world`s most endangered species.
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