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Wildfire Smoke: A Growing Health Problem Worldwide

By Steve Baragona The world's worst air this week is not in pollution hot spots like India or China. It's in the western United States,...

Risk of Mosquito-Borne Diseases May Increase With Climate Change

By Asher Jones More dengue, less malaria. That may be the future in parts of Africa on a warming planet, depending on where you live. New...

Bangladesh PM Urges Countries To Increase Contributions To Fight Climate Change

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged all the countries to increase their "determined contributions" to combat the climate change menace and execute the...

World Nature Conservation Day: Here’s How You Can Contribute

By Muskan Bhatnagar July 28 is marked globally as World Nature Conservation Day, which reminds us of the importance of nature in our day to...

Scientists Examine Reason Behind India’s 5-Decade Long Rainfall Decline

In novel approach to understand natural variability factors behind five-decade long rainfall decline till the year 2000 in India, a group of scientists has...

World Meteorological Organization Indicates New Highs In Climate Change

Weather scientists said May was the warmest month on record worldwide, with one observing station reporting carbon dioxide levels hitting a record high. The World...

What is More Dangerous? COVID-19 or Climate Change?

By Lisa Schlein The World Meteorological Organization is warning that if the planet keeps warming at its current pace, the average global temperature could increase by...

Ice Loss in Antarctica and Greenland Increasing at an Alarming Rate: Scientists

Earth's great ice sheets, Greenland and Antarctica, were now losing mass six times faster than they were in the 1990s due to warming conditions,...

Find out How Air Pollution Can Shorten Lives By 3 Years

Air pollution "pandemic" is shortening people's lives worldwide by an average of nearly three years, says a study which suggests that the deadly impact...

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Discusses The Issue of Climate Change With French President Emmanuel Macron

 Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos met French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris to discuss "climate, sustainability and preserving the natural world." Bezos, who was accompanied by...

About 25% Tweets Regarding Climate Change are Produced by Bots, Reveals Study

A lot of messages denying the effects of global warming might actually have been written by bots as new research from Brown University in...

New Species of Soil Bacteria Can Fight Soil Pollutants

Researchers have found a new species of soil bacteria that is particularly adept at breaking down organic matter, including the cancer-causing chemicals that are...

Climate Change Poses a Threat to the Health of Children

Many wealthy nations are letting the world's younger generations down by failing to curb planet-warming emissions, a U.N.-backed report said Wednesday, warning climate change...

Health and Future of Every Child Under Threat Due to Climate Change: Report

The health and future of every child and adolescent worldwide is under immediate threat from ecological degradation, climate change and exploitative marketing practices that...

High Temperature Records in Antarctica will Take Months to Verify: UN

Record high temperatures reportedly measured in Antarctica will take months to verify, the U.N. weather agency said Sunday. A spokesman for the World Meteorological Organization said the measurements made...

“India Should be Seen as An Important Player To Combat Climate Change”, Says Norway

Norway on Sunday said that it saw India as an important player against climate change and that both countries could play leading role in...

January- The Hottest Month Ever Recorded

Last month was the warmest January ever recorded, U.S. government forecasters say, with human-led climate change the leading cause. Global temperatures were 1.13 degrees Celsius...

One in Three Species of Fauna and Flora Could get Extinct by 2070 Because of Climate Change: Study

Researchers have revealed that one in three species of plants and animals could face extinction by 2070 because of climate change. The study, published in...

Exposure to Ground Level Ozone Increases Risk of Death

Researchers have found that daily exposure to ground level ozone in cities worldwide is associated with an increased risk of death. This is the...

Carbon Dioxide Emissions Stopped Growing in 2019: IEA

Despite widespread expectations of another increase, global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions stopped growing in 2019, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday. The US...

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People Avoid Masks Due to Breathing Problems: Study

When it came to non-compliance towards covering the face, breathing problems have emerged as a key reason, with 50 percent listing it in a...

Women More Vulnerable to Uncurbed Diabetes

Traditionally, women play the role of caregivers in India when it comes to families and their health. They prioritize the health of their loved...

Australia Rescuing Helpless Beached Whales

Rescuers of Australia are trying to save scores of beached whales on the shore in the state of Tasmania. Earlier this week, a pod...

Hydroponic Farm Method Making its way in India

The rows of lettuce, microgreens, and herbs that Himanshu Aggarwal and his mother grow in an enclosed room in a busy New Delhi market...