User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Glacier
Last updated: Feb 19 2017 14:25 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Kashmiri filmmakers urge people to save valley from climate change 19.2.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Kashmir makes headlines in terrorism and insurgency but a bunch of young filmmakers from the region has appealed to people through short films to save the beauty and blossoms of the valley from ravages of climate change.
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Scientists studying the phenomenon of permafrost in Himalayan region 12.2.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Permafrost thawing could lead to spurt in natural disasters 12.2.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Experts link climate change, permafrost 12.2.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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'Study is vital for Himalayan region' 12.2.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Soviet's tragic genetics story shows folly of political meddling in science 9.2.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Western scientists embraced genetics but Russian scientists who thought the same were sent to gulag
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Gen. Rawat blames Pak. for avalanches 30.1.2017 Hindu: National
Global warming, ecological changes and heavy shelling by Pakistani troops are triggering avalanches in places like Jammu and Kashmir, which had not reported such instances earlier, Army Chief Gen. Bi...
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Gen. Rawat blames Pak. shellings for avalanches 30.1.2017 Hindu: Home
Global warming, ecological changes and heavy shelling by Pakistani troops are triggering avalanches in places like Jammu and Kashmir, which had not reported such instances earlier, Army Chief Gen. Bi...
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Pakistan shelling, climate change causing avalanches: Army chief 29.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said climate change and heavy shelling from Pakistan are responsible for the increase in avalanches that have claimed lives of at least 15 army men since last week.
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2016 was the hottest year ever recorded - UN weather agency 19.1.2017 New Kerala: World News
2016 was the hottest year ever recorded - UN weather agency
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‘Save earth, adopt primitive way of life’ 18.1.2017 TOI: Jaipur
“Mother Earth is pregnant with problems and only the tribal way of life can save it from decay. Global warming, unpredictable climatic changes, melting of glaciers, tsunamis, famines and floods are the consequences of man’s unthinking mindful interference with nature and if one has to escape them, the only way is to take to the primitive way.”
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In Pics: How Climate Change affected Arctic region 12.1.2017 Oneindia.in: News
A new report warns that ice melting in Arctic region is resulting in catastrophic and uncontrollable climate change.
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Massive ice block poised to break off from Antarctica, to lift global oceans by 10 cm 7.1.2017 FirstPost: Blogs

A massive ice block nearly 100 times the area of Manhattan (5910 km²) is poised to break off Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf, scientists reported on Saturday.

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Vast iceberg poised to crack off Antarctica – scientists | Reuters 6.1.2017 FirstPost: World
By Alister Doyle | OSLO OSLO A vast iceberg, expected to be one of the biggest ever recorded with an area almost the size of the U.S. state of Delaware or the Caribbean island state of Trinidad and Tobago, is poised to break off Antarctica.A rift, slowly developing across the Larsen C ice shelf on the Antarctic Peninsula in recent years, expanded abruptly last month, growing by about 18 km (11 miles). It is now more than 80 km long with just 20 km left before it snaps, scientists said."The Larsen C Ice shelf in Antarctica is primed to shed an area of more than 5,000 square km (1,930 square miles) following further substantial rift growth," scientists at Project Midas at the University of Swansea in Wales said in a statement.The iceberg "will fundamentally change the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula" and could herald a wider break-up of the Larsen C ice shelf, the statement said.Ice shelves are areas of ice floating on the sea, several hundred metres thick, at the end of ...
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Abrupt sea level rise seen 15,000 years ago could happen again 6.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Global warming is replicating conditions that triggered an abrupt sea level rise of several meters in the ocean around Antarctica some 15,000 years ago, warns a study.
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Climate change will impact Hindu Kush-Himalaya water supplies 20.12.2016 New Kerala: India News
Climate change will impact Hindu Kush-Himalaya water supplies
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Climate change will impact Hindu Kush-Himalaya water supplies 20.12.2016 All News-IANS Stories
More than a glacial retreat in the Hindu Kush-Himalaya region (HKH), the shifts in rain and snow due to climate change will likely to have an impact on regional water supplies and groundwater recharge, a study said.
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Rapid Antarctic ice melt being triggered by warm water, say researchers 18.12.2016 Zee News : Science and Technology
A massive conduit of hot water was detected last year, measuring around 10 kilometres wide and 1 kilometre deep in front of the western side of the Totten Glacier.
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India, Pak. nurse myths on Indus treaty, says Professor 18.12.2016 Hindu: National
: As India and Pakistan continue to exchange barbs over the 56-year-old Indus Water Treaty (IWT), Shakil Ahmad Romshoo, an ecological engineering and climatology expert, says both countries “nurse man...
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China drills Tibet glaciers for climate change research 17.12.2016 TOI: All Headlines
China drills Tibet glaciers for climate change research
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