User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Greenhouse Gases
Last updated: Oct 15 2019 01:28 IST RSS 2.0
 
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One reason why there’s so much disinformation on climate change 14.10.2019 Scroll.in
People have more trouble identifying climate falsehoods than truths, says a new study.
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Dystopia or utopia? Politics or aesthetics? What are the challenges of writing climate fiction? 13.10.2019 Scroll.in
The second of a three-part exploration of the relationship between climate change and literature.
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What the Climate Justice movement misses – and why it is necessary 3.10.2019 Scroll.in
Everybody wants the comforts Swedish people enjoy, but few have the resources to pay what Swedes do to stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
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Amazon fires: 63 people arrested in Brazil, issued fines totalling $8.7 million 24.9.2019 Scroll.in
This came after President Jair Bolsonaro told UN General Assembly he would ‘reaffirm the sovereignty’ of his country after the surge in blazes.
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‘You are failing us’: Watch Greta Thunberg’s passionate address at the UN Climate Action Summit 24.9.2019 Scroll.in
‘If you really understood the situation and still kept on failing to act, then you would be evil and that I refuse to believe.’
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UN climate summit: PM Narendra Modi to soon address world leaders in New York 23.9.2019 Scroll.in
He is expected to outline India’s environment and climate policies, and the action taken since the 2015 Paris Agreement.
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Narendra Modi arrives in New York, will address UN climate summit tonight 23.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The world body is trying to secure more ambitious commitments from countries to curb greenhouse gas emissions than those made in the 2015 Paris climate pact.
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Is the smog blowing from South Asia affecting the air quality in US? 22.9.2019 Scroll.in
Ozone alerts in the US advise people to skip car trips and against prolonged exposure to high levels of the lung-damaging greenhouse gas on specific days.
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Thousands join climate change protests before UN summit 21.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Thousands join climate change protests before UN summit
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India isn’t getting more rainfall, but it is experiencing more floods 8.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Factors such as greenhouse gases, aerosol emissions and extensive changes in land-use have led to extreme weather events, affecting lives and livelihoods.
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Four ways India’s aviation sector can battle climate change 6.9.2019 Scroll.in
By 2050, carbon emissions by the international aviation sector are likely to grow seven-fold.
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As India hosts a global desertification convention, a third of its land is facing severe degradation 3.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Caused by salinity, extreme weather events and human activities, the damage has cost India Rs 72,000 crore – 24% more than last year’s agricultural budget.
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Climate change: India pitches for financial support by developed nations 1.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Climate change: India pitches for financial support by developed nations
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Satellite images of Amazon fires indicate that land is probably being cleared for cattle pasture 23.8.2019 Scroll.in
The pictures are providing data that scientists can mine for insights on what’s happening on a basin-wide scale.
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A family that has planted 6,000 trees in Mumbai wants others to take a leaf out of their book 22.8.2019 Scroll.in
Beginning in 2000, Vinay Athalye planted 5,500 saplings in Aarey Colony over 15 years. Now his family is continuing his work.
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Deforestation major cause of climate change 19.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Deforestation major cause of climate change
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Frequent wildfires in the Arctic and the far North are worsening climate change 16.8.2019 Scroll.in
The blazes are altering ecosystems by reducing older-growth forests to younger vegetation, pouring more carbon into the atmosphere and fuelling global warming.
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While Adani gets set for Carmichael project, Australian insurers are refusing to touch coal mines 14.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
As communities and governments hold fossil fuel companies responsible for climate-related damage, coal insurers increasingly face the risk of litigation.
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Taking the pulse of peatland carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development: Scientists 14.8.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi,  A new way to ‘take the pulse’ of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial development of peatlands contributes to climate change, as well as measure their recovery once it ends, according to researchers. In findings published in the journal Scientific Reports,a team of researchers, led by the University of Glasgow,discuss how […]
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If not for the pollution, India could have been even hotter 13.8.2019 Scroll.in
Sixty-five per cent of India’s population was exposed to temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius between May and June, the worst in four years.
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