User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Sea Level
Last updated: Oct 13 2017 17:55 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Mysterious, massive hole reopens in Antarctic sea ice: All you need to know 13.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Ocean convection occurs within the polynya bringing warmer water to the surface that melts the sea ice
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At Bonn, stay the course 9.10.2017 Hindu: Opinion
Renegotiation of the Paris Agreement on climate change is not a viable option
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No room for politics in climate change: Ex-Kiribati President (IANS Interview) 9.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Some four years ago, headlines about a country "sinking into the sea" drew the world's attention to the Republic of Kiribati, an island in the Central Pacific, over 5,000 km northeast of Australia.
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Ballona Institute: Environmental Leaders Blast State Plans for Los Angeles Coast's Ballona Wetlands 5.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
LOS ANGELES: In response to this week's release of detailed plans for a state of California industrial alteration of the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve, a 600+ acre coastal oasis in Los Angeles, environmental leaders have blasted the plans for being harmful to wildlife, misusing public funds and contrary to goals to minimize flood/sea-level rise risk, and storm surges expected due to climate change.
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Why we need to talk about climate change 26.9.2017 Hindu: Home
Kids, it’s time to sit your parents down and have THAT chat. Yes, that one. That life-changing one. Make sure your parents are comfortable, ply them with plenty of tea, coffee, or a beverage of their ...
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California cities sue big oil firms over climate change 21.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
USA-OIL/CLIMATESUITS (UPDATE 1):UPDATE 1-California cities sue big oil firms over climate change
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Deal with floods, or shrug and invoke Mumbai spirit: Scientist AchutaRao 17.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The question is not about scientific capability but to how close the gap between science and policy in action, says AchutaRao
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Irma and Harvey: Very different storms, but both affected by climate change 12.9.2017 News
Lots of factors can affect how strong these storms ultimately become, including how much time they spend gathering strength over ocean, and background weather patterns through which they travel
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Hurricanes may be getting severe: Do we need new category to describe them? 12.9.2017 News
Hurricane formation is affected by changes in sea surface temperatures - a warm ocean helps fuel hurricanes
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90 fossil fuel firms contributed half of global temperature rise: Study 10.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Emissions by 90 largest carbon producers contributed almost half of global surface temperature increase and roughly 30 per cent of global sea level rise since 1880, says an international study.
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Fossil fuel producers responsible for half of global surface temperature increase 9.9.2017 DNA: Evolutions
The fuels are also responsible for 30% rise in sea levels
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Cartagena struggles to get pioneering climate plan into action 9.9.2017 TOI: Intl Business
COLOMBIA-CLIMATECHANGE/CARTAGENA (FEATURE):FEATURE-Cartagena struggles to get pioneering climate plan into action
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Why Hurricane Irma could hurt, a lot: Much lies in harm's way 8.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
It could cause up to $100 billion in damage
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WHO meet begins in Maldives; health burden due to climate change on agenda 6.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Building health systems against disease burden caused by climate change, improving access of generic medicines for all and intensifying efforts to end tuberculosis (TB) are the major areas of discussion at the 70th Session of Regional Committee for WHO's South East Asia Region that began here on Wednesday.
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What Hurricane Harvey says about risk, climate and resilience 4.9.2017 Features
As atmospheric scientists in Texas, we already know the hazards are real
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The disrobing of Mumbai, layer by layer, plot by plot 31.8.2017 TOI: Cities
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Rising temperatures causing Caspian Sea to evaporate; scientists reveal worrying statistics 30.8.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
The Caspian Sea, located between Europe and Asia, is about 371,000 square kilometres across in size.
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Climate change causing Caspian Sea to evaporate: Study 30.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Caspian Sea, the largest inland body of water on Earth, has been slowly evaporating for the past two decades due to rising temperatures associated with climate change, a research has found.
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Climate change and Hurricane Katrina: What have we learned? 28.8.2017 All International Stories
As with Katrina and Sandy, they are often the most destructive aspects of hurricanes
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Arctic’s permafrost is thawing, wildlife habitat disappearing 24.8.2017 Environment News, Earth News, Global Warming, Wild Life, Carbon Trading, Climate Business, Climate Change & Pollution News
The Arctic is warming about twice as fast as other parts of the planet, and even here in sub-Arctic Alaska the rate of warming is high. Sea ice and wildlife habitat are disappearing; higher sea levels threaten coastal native villages.
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