User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Sea Level
Last updated: Dec 13 2017 11:08 IST RSS 2.0
 
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'New normal': Temperatures in Arctic rising twice as fast as rest of the planet 13.12.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
The region around the north pole "shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen region it was decades ago," the report said.
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On the clock 22.11.2017 Hindu: Leisure
Tidal floods, rising sea levels and other climate disasters have triggered alarm bells in places susceptible to rising seas. Get to these destinations before global warming does
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NASA tool predicts which cities will flood due to melting ice 16.11.2017 Hindu: Science
NASA has developed a new forecasting tool that can predict which cities will be affected as different portions of ice sheets melt due to global warming. The tool looks at the Earth’s spin and gravita...
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Stability of land at LPG site questioned 14.11.2017 Hindu: Kochi
Expert panel suggests sea level rise and climate change as possible risks to the project at Puthuvype
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Climate target too low and progress too slow: top scientist 11.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
The world must sharply draw down greenhouse gas emissions and suck billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide from the air if today's youth are to be spared climate cataclysm, a top scientist has warned. "This reality is being ignored by governments around the world," said James Hansen, who famously announced to the US Congress 30 years ago that global warming was underway. "To say that we are 'moving in the right direction' just isn't good enough anymore," he said in an interview. Head of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies until 2013, Hansen and his 18-year-old granddaughter -- who is suing
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Greenland Ice sheet could be losing mass, says study 10.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
Greenland Ice sheet could be losing mass, says study
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2017 will be one of the three hottest years on record, says WMO report 6.11.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
The WMO's provisional Statement on the State of the Climate says the average global temperature from January to September this year was approximately 1.1 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial era.
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2017 is set to be in top three hottest years: WMO report 6.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
It is very likely that 2017 will be one of the three hottest years on record, with many high-impact events including catastrophic hurricanes and floods, debilitating heatwaves and drought, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.
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Counting the tigers that roam a water world 4.11.2017 Hindu: S & T
Sundarbans proved a challenge for camera traps and GPS collars
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Carbon dioxide levels in atmosphere hit alarming new high, says UN 30.10.2017 News
The unprecedented levels of CO2 can lead to dangerous rises in sea levels and temperatures
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CO2 levels grew at record pace in 2016: UN 30.10.2017 BusinessLine - Science
The last time carbon dioxide levels reached 400 ppm was 3-5 million years ago, in the mid-Pliocene era.
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Rising Sea Levels Pose Significant Risk to Owners of Less Expensive Homes 25.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
SEATTLE: Rising sea levels are expected to impact USD 916 billion worth of homes in the next 100 years, most of which are low-end or median-value homes.
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It’s time to make deep emission cuts 22.10.2017 Hindu: Op-Ed
The prospect of limiting global warming through ‘negative emissions’ is bleak
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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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