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Collective pledges not enough to reach climate goal: UN. (Sep 18, 2021)
Coral Reef Cover, Biodiversity, and Fish Catches Have Declined by Half Since the 1950s. (Sep 17, 2021)
Only a sixth of India’s reservoirs full: Central Water Commission. (Sep 17, 2021)
Rivers across Odisha swell even as cyclone draws near. (Sep 17, 2021)
Africa’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery plan: Integrate climate change action in planning, says report. (Sep 17, 2021)
Pitter-patter, flip-flop: The unpredictable 100 hours Monsoon 2021 just had. (Sep 16, 2021)
UNESCO declares world’s first 5-country biosphere reserve in ‘Amazon of Europe’. (Sep 16, 2021)
COVID-19 pandemic has not slowed climate change: UN. (Sep 16, 2021)
India’s climate action ‘highly insufficient’: New rating system. (Sep 16, 2021)
Efforts to conserve marine mammals threaten poorer communities. A study examines how. (Sep 16, 2021)
Climate Change Likely To Abruptly Impact Algae in the Global Ocean. (Sep 16, 2021)
Environment-related offences recorded 78% increase in 2020. (Sep 15, 2021)
Climate change is real: India received 129% over normal rainfall September 14. (Sep 15, 2021)
Climate change is real: After near-drought, Odisha deluged due to four days of heavy rain. (Sep 14, 2021)
US activists, politicians demand FDA reclassify ‘Toxic 3 Os’ used in sunscreen. (Sep 14, 2021)
When defending environment came at a price — of life. (Sep 14, 2021)
Climate change could move 200 million people by 2050: World Bank report. (Sep 13, 2021)
Environment threats 'greatest challenge to human rights': UN. (Sep 13, 2021)
Little to celebrate after 50 years of activism: Greenpeace chief. (Sep 13, 2021)
Climate change can force 216 million people to migrate within their own countries by 2050. (Sep 13, 2021)
Bhubaneswar records highest September rainfall in last 63 years. (Sep 13, 2021)
“On a Track to True Climate Catastrophe” – Experts Respond to Landmark IPCC Report. (Sep 12, 2021)
Hurricane Ida Leaves a Trail of Oil in the Gulf of Mexico. (Sep 11, 2021)
Warming Atlantic Ocean Drives Right Whales Towards Extinction. (Sep 11, 2021)
The world’s coral reefs have suffered terribly in 30 years, but are resilient: Study. (Sep 10, 2021)
Climate crisis in North East India: How flooding shifted a village in Assam’s Dhemaji. (Sep 10, 2021)
What is killing Uttarakhand’s small wetlands? Degraded Niranjanpur pond carves a live example. (Sep 10, 2021)
Ancient Sea Ice Core – Extracted From Adélie Land in Antarctica – Sheds Light on Modern Climate Change. (Sep 9, 2021)
Not just climate change, Farakka also to blame for 2021 Bihar floods. (Sep 9, 2021)
A new rights organisation brings focus back to climate-resilient development in Sunderbans. (Sep 9, 2021)
Climate crisis in North East India: What is behind water scarcity in the region. (Sep 9, 2021)
Over 390 species of sharks, rays, chimaera in danger of extinction: Study. (Sep 8, 2021)
Give rivers their rights, activists tell IUCN World Conservation Congress. (Sep 8, 2021)
Jumbo graveyard: Odisha registers 282 elephant deaths since 2018. (Sep 8, 2021)
IPCC report warning: A 5.3°C temperature rise in Delhi by century-end under worst emission scenario. (Sep 8, 2021)
Drought in Bikaner: Cattle die of starvation, fodder costlier by over 150%. (Sep 8, 2021)
Animals “Shapeshifting” in Response to Warming Climate. (Sep 8, 2021)
Extreme Sea Levels to Become Far More Common Worldwide as Earth Warms. (Sep 7, 2021)
Climate crisis in North East India: Why are rainfall patterns changing?. (Sep 7, 2021)
Tropical Forests in Africa’s Mountains Store More Carbon Than Previously Thought – But They’re Disappearing Fast. (Sep 7, 2021)
“Tipping Points” in Earth’s System Triggered Extreme Climate Change 55 Million Years Ago. (Sep 6, 2021)
German agency to conserve mangroves in Odisha’s Bhitarkanika. (Sep 6, 2021)
Climate crisis in North East India: How geography, rainfall variations define calamity course. (Sep 6, 2021)
Climate change pushes New Zealand to warmest recorded winter. (Sep 6, 2021)
Over 900 species of animals have become extinct according to latest IUCN Red List. (Sep 5, 2021)
Integrated Strategies To Meet Biodiversity, Climate, and Water Objectives. (Sep 4, 2021)
Russian Arctic Losing Billions of Tons of Ice Each Year As Climate Warms. (Sep 4, 2021)
Climate Change Is Pushing Fires to Higher Ground. (Sep 4, 2021)
NGT refuses to allow commercial construction on Shimla railway land. (Sep 3, 2021)
Bhitarkanika will die if freshwater extraction by industries continues: Activist. (Sep 3, 2021)
Ahead of IUCN event, IFAD calls for more investment to protect biodiversity. (Sep 3, 2021)
India ends August with less water in its reservoirs than 10-year average. (Sep 3, 2021)
IPCC report warning: Mumbai will be worst hit among Indian metros. (Sep 3, 2021)
At least 8 dead due to record rains in New York. (Sep 2, 2021)
Poor August rainfall makes way for arid conditions in India. (Sep 2, 2021)
Kenya says black rhino, sable antelope, other species at risk from growing human population. (Sep 1, 2021)
Irrawaddy dolphin found dead in Chilika. (Sep 1, 2021)
Raptor attention: 160 species of birds of prey endangered worldwide. (Sep 1, 2021)
Missing the woods: 18% of India’s 2,603 tree species threatened with extinction. (Sep 1, 2021)
Monsoon 2021: Is it time for severe drought in India’s northeast and northwest?. (Sep 1, 2021)
Ahead of biodiversity meet, study finds amphibians face highest risk of extinction. (Aug 31, 2021)
Over 20,000 water bodies freed from encroachment in Bihar for rainwater harvesting. (Aug 31, 2021)
Odisha’s Kendrapara now India’s only district to have all 3 species of crocodilians. (Aug 31, 2021)
African tropical mountain forests store 2/3rd more carbon than previously estimated: Study. (Aug 31, 2021)
As Monsoon 2021 reaches its end, DTE traces its erratic trajectory. (Aug 30, 2021)
UN hails end of poisonous leaded gas use in cars worldwide. (Aug 30, 2021)
Up to 95% of Ocean Surface Climates May Disappear by 2100 Due to Climate Change. (Aug 30, 2021)
Climate crisis in North East India: Monsoon variations should ring alarm bells NOW. (Aug 30, 2021)
Global Warming Simulation Reveals Possible End of El Niño/ La Niña Temperature Cycle. (Aug 29, 2021)
Devastating Rain Leads to Catastrophic Flash Floods in Tennessee. (Aug 28, 2021)
Land degradation in India hurts farmers and forest dwellers the most. (Aug 27, 2021)
India’s northeastern states desertifying most rapidly. (Aug 27, 2021)
Floods threaten wildlife at VTR, Bihar’s sole tiger reserve. (Aug 27, 2021)
Does your pet need a jab against COVID-19?. (Aug 27, 2021)
South Africa: Greenhouse gas emissions up 10% in 17 years. (Aug 27, 2021)
Tale of two Roses: How one discovered another, 125 years ago. (Aug 27, 2021)
Global Distribution of Toxic Pollution and Climate Change Revealed in New Analysis. (Aug 26, 2021)
In 5 graphs: How Monsoon 2021 is turning out to be an unusual one. (Aug 26, 2021)
The Arctic Ocean’s Deep Past Provides Clues to Its Imminent Future Under a Global Warming Regime. (Aug 25, 2021)
New Generation of Climate Models: Increased Snowfall Will Offset Sea Level Rise From Melting Antarctic Ice Sheet. (Aug 25, 2021)
Mountains of Data: An Unprecedented Climate Observatory Could Predict the Future of Water. (Aug 25, 2021)
Volcanoes Act as a Safety Valve for Earth’s Long-Term Climate – Stabilizing Surface Temperatures. (Aug 25, 2021)
Who to blame for July Europe floods? Human-induced climate change. (Aug 25, 2021)
How do your favourite fashion brands score on climate card? Quite bad. (Aug 25, 2021)
Volcanoes Act as a Safety Valve for Earth’s Long-Term Climate – Stabilizing Surface Temperatures. (Aug 24, 2021)
Why are fish not considered wildlife in India, ask piscean experts. (Aug 24, 2021)
Drought scare looms large over a fifth of India. (Aug 24, 2021)
Close shave: Giant iceberg grazes Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf. (Aug 24, 2021)
IPCC report warning: 4.5°C rise in Kolkata by century-end, rise in cyclones, sea level. (Aug 24, 2021)
Global emissions can decline 10% this decade if refineries clean up their act: Report. (Aug 23, 2021)
Sparse monsoon 2021: Should Gujarat prepare for drought?. (Aug 23, 2021)
Rain and Warmth Trigger Intense Melting in Greenland. (Aug 22, 2021)
Unprecedented Central Asia Warming Confirmed by New Way of Analyzing Tree Rings. (Aug 22, 2021)
Rain and Warmth Trigger Intense Melting in Greenland. (Aug 22, 2021)
Tropical Storm Henri Continues To Strengthen. (Aug 21, 2021)
California Is Burning – And the Emissions From Destructive Fires Are Adding Up. (Aug 21, 2021)
Fate of Afghanistan’s karez system uncertain, but south India’s surangam thriving. (Aug 20, 2021)
Despite PM Modi’s assurance, land degradation, desertification increasing. (Aug 20, 2021)
It’s Official: NOAA Declares July 2021 Earth’s Hottest Month on Record. (Aug 20, 2021)
Deficient rainfall leads to low storage in water reservoirs of north, central India. (Aug 20, 2021)
Monsoon 2021: Skewed withdrawal again; do we blame climate change?. (Aug 20, 2021)
Princeton University Researchers: Planting Forests May Cool the Planet More Than Thought. (Aug 19, 2021)
Arid Americas: Are Pantanal, Colorado in a ‘post-drought’ stage. (Aug 19, 2021)
Pineapple agroforestry can help tackle climate change, biodiversity loss: Study. (Aug 19, 2021)
Smoke from wildfires may have added over 700 COVID-19 deaths to US toll. (Aug 18, 2021)
Massive Thwaites Glacier Threat: Significant Geothermal Heat Beneath the Ice Stream. (Aug 18, 2021)
ESA and NASA Join Forces To Tackle Global Challenge of Climate Change. (Aug 18, 2021)
Bleeding blue: Fast fashion is now poisoning African rivers. (Aug 18, 2021)
Taliban takeover: What will happen to Afghanistan’s minefields. (Aug 18, 2021)
Immune cells isolated in sea corals, anemones for the 1st time. (Aug 18, 2021)
How Punjab and Haryana are switching to sustainable cropping techniques to preserve groundwater. (Aug 18, 2021)
It’s only getting worse: New WMO report flags intensifying climate crisis in Latin America & Caribbean. (Aug 18, 2021)
A third of India’s coastline underwent erosion in 28 years, Bengal worst affected. (Aug 17, 2021)
African cheetahs in Kuno-Palpur: Have we assessed disease risks well. (Aug 17, 2021)
After dry spell, heavy rains damage trans-Arunachal highway. (Aug 16, 2021)
Online Visualization Tool From NASA Provide a New Window on Rising Seas. (Aug 15, 2021)
Greece Fire: Large Swaths of Greece Consumed by Wildfire. (Aug 15, 2021)
Ancient Oxygen Spike Coincided With Massive Global Extinction. (Aug 15, 2021)
Global Warming Begets More Warming: MIT Paleoclimate Researchers Discover a “Warming Bias”. (Aug 14, 2021)
Climate Regulation Changed With the Proliferation of Marine Animals and Terrestrial Plants 400 Million Years Ago. (Aug 14, 2021)
The Waste Product That Could Help Mitigate Climate Change – Locking Carbon in the Soil “For Hundreds to Thousands of Years”. (Aug 14, 2021)
Salt Marsh Resilience Compromised by Superabundant Crabs Along Tidal Creek Edges. (Aug 13, 2021)
Why a tux, rent a wardrobe: The Gen Z play at making fashion sustainable. (Aug 13, 2021)
Let Them Burn? How Wildfire Restored a Lost Forest Ecosystem in Yosemite. (Aug 13, 2021)
An Invasive Moth Killed Thousands of Acres of Oak Trees, but Some Trees Survived – Here’s Why. (Aug 13, 2021)
Tag Garuda: Bihar plans GPS trackers for endangered Greater Adjutant Storks. (Aug 13, 2021)
New Feedback Loops: Climate Change Will Transform Cooling Effects of Volcanic Eruptions. (Aug 12, 2021)
Bacteria in Candian Arctic seawater can help clear up oil spills: Study. (Aug 12, 2021)
World elephant day: Recent killings show Odisha’s elephants live in constant danger. (Aug 12, 2021)
Experts eye unstable glacier within Italy's Mont Blanc. (Aug 11, 2021)
IPCC Sixth Assement Report: Insights for African countries. (Aug 11, 2021)
Carbon budget will exhaust in 10 years at current emission levels: IPCC report. (Aug 11, 2021)
Wild elephant tests positive for herpes virus in Odisha forest. (Aug 11, 2021)
NASA’s new tool makes it possible to see future sea level rise. (Aug 11, 2021)
How drones can help save countries from wildfire menace. (Aug 10, 2021)
China's wild elephants head to safety after long trek. (Aug 10, 2021)
UN’s ‘code red’ warning on climate change: Key takeaways for India. (Aug 10, 2021)
Humans have caused almost 100% of global warming, says new IPCC report. (Aug 10, 2021)
UN set to unveil landmark report as climate impacts multiply. (Aug 9, 2021)
1.5°C warming in 20 years: What does IPCC warning mean. (Aug 9, 2021)
Indigenous knowledge is vital in the fight against climate change: IPCC report. (Aug 9, 2021)
Global warming limit of 1.5°C may be breached by 2040, says new IPCC report. (Aug 9, 2021)
The world is running out of time: Least developed countries on IPCC report. (Aug 9, 2021)
Record-Breaking Extreme Heat and Cold Events May Result From Similar Physical Processes. (Aug 9, 2021)
Climate crisis: ‘There has not been a cool month in 628 months’. (Aug 8, 2021)
Counting Carbon: Only 17% of the Carbon Budget Is Now Left. (Aug 8, 2021)
Machine Learning Breakthrough: Using Satellite Images To Improve Human Lives at a Global Scale. (Aug 8, 2021)
California’s Massive Dixie Fire Keeps Growing – Stunning Image Captured by Astronaut on Space Station. (Aug 7, 2021)
Tiny Organisms Shed Big Light on Ocean Nutrients – And the True Impacts of Climate Change. (Aug 7, 2021)
Smoke Billows From Deadly Wildfires in Turkey. (Aug 6, 2021)
Water shortage, drying rivers: How southwest monsoon is failing Kerala. (Aug 6, 2021)
Climate change is real: July 2021 was 3rd warmest globally. (Aug 6, 2021)
Ocean Current System – That Influences Weather Patterns Globally – Seems To Be Approaching a Tipping Point. (Aug 5, 2021)
Traffic noise can distract female frogs, lead them to select wrong mates: Study. (Aug 5, 2021)
Apocalypse now: Shivpuri gets half the rain of a normal year in 38 hours. (Aug 5, 2021)
How to save Banni grasslands from invasive species? Here’s what a new study suggests. (Aug 5, 2021)
Pangolin poaching: 2 rescued, 17 kg scales recovered in Odisha in 11 days. (Aug 4, 2021)
Kendu leaves: 29 Odisha villages win complete autonomy, but still a long way to go. (Aug 4, 2021)
Big Differences Exposed Among Amazonian Countries in Their Rates of Forest Recovery As Well as Deforestation. (Aug 4, 2021)
Scientists Declare Climate Emergency: Earth’s Vital Signs Worsen Amid Business-As-Usual on Climate Change. (Aug 3, 2021)
Writing on the wall: Himachal govt report warned of rise in cloudbursts, landslides in 2012. (Aug 3, 2021)
Elephant in the room: Human-animal conflicts kill 1,401 people, 301 jumbos in 3 years in India. (Aug 3, 2021)
When a Single Tree Makes a Difference. (Aug 2, 2021)
Climate emergency: Tipping points are already here, scientists warn. (Aug 2, 2021)
Newly discovered frog species named after renowned plant geneticist. (Aug 2, 2021)
Cloudbursts in Himachal, Uttarakhand evidence of climate change: Experts. (Aug 2, 2021)
New ForCE Model Accurately Predicts How Coasts Will Be Impacted by Storms and Sea-Level Rise. (Aug 1, 2021)
Skyglow forces dung beetles in the city to abandon the Milky Way as their compass. (Aug 1, 2021)
Black Carbon Aerosols in Beijing, China Become “Slim”. (Aug 1, 2021)
New Modelling of Ancient Antarctic Ice Sheets Helps Us See the Future of Global Warming. (July 31, 2021)
Meeting Paris Agreement Global Climate Targets Will Lead to 8 Million More Energy Jobs Worldwide by 2050. (July 31, 2021)
Significant Thawing of Permafrost Projected in Daisetsu Mountains in Japan. (July 30, 2021)
Action against poaching: Odisha plans DNA profiling for leopards. (July 30, 2021)
It’s been 40 years! Update India’s flood map NOW. (July 29, 2021)
India committed to ensuring safe habitats for its tigers: PM Modi. (July 29, 2021)
Combating Maritime Litter: Innovative Solutions for Fighting Pollution in the Oceans. (July 28, 2021)
‘Earth Overshoot Day’ has shifted back to July 29, says WWF. (July 28, 2021)
Battle to preserve nature resumes in Uttarakhand’s Raini village 48 years after Chipko. (July 28, 2021)
Earth’s Interior Is Swallowing Up More Carbon Than Thought – Locking It Away at Depth. (July 27, 2021)
Odisha recorded the most forest fires in India last season. (July 27, 2021)
History of Antarctic Ice Sheets Holds Vital Clues for Our Future. (July 27, 2021)
Minimal Differences in Environmental Impact of Hydrofracking vs. Conventional Gas/Oil Drilling. (July 26, 2021)
Warming rivers in US West killing fish, imperiling industry. (July 26, 2021)
Climate science report 'critical for success' of COP26: UN. (July 26, 2021)
‘Sewage treatment plant near Rushikulya will spell doom for Olive Ridleys’. (July 26, 2021)
Double whammy for the poorest: How pollution and changing climate affect countries. (July 26, 2021)
How a Sudden Stratospheric Warming Event Over Antarctica Affected the Northern Hemisphere. (July 25, 2021)
Climate change is real: Goa received 122% above average rains from July 10-23, says IMD. (July 25, 2021)
No agreement on global temperature target among G20 Ministers. (July 24, 2021)
G20 meet: India asks rich nations not to shift goalposts for global climate ambition, deliver on pre-2020 promises. (July 24, 2021)
Is climate change to blame for the recent weather disasters? 2 things you need to understand. (July 24, 2021)
Neglect shrouds Behali Reserve Forest’s biodiversity along Assam-Arunachal border. (July 23, 2021)
Helping Avoid a “Tipping Point” – New Way To Measure Tropical Forest Vulnerability. (July 23, 2021)
Climate change is real: 600-900% excess rain in many Maharashtra districts. (July 23, 2021)
Transboundary Bengal hotspot for lightning strikes: Report. (July 23, 2021)
Study highlights importance of last patches of tropical lowland forest in Assam. (July 23, 2021)
351 polluted river stretches in India: A list across states. (July 23, 2021)
15,000-Year-Old Viruses Discovered in Tibetan Glacier Ice – Previously Unknown to Humans. (July 22, 2021)
Microplastics concentration in Ganga more than any other major world river, finds new study. (July 22, 2021)
2.5 Billion Trees and Vines Killed in Epicenter of Major Amazon Droughts and Fires. (July 22, 2021)
Leopard hide trade on the rise: 10 skins seized in Odisha in 10 days. (July 22, 2021)
Question mark on Vishwamitri’s crocodiles as Vadodara Municipal Corp rams their habitat. (July 21, 2021)
Will Reefs Survive? Biodiversity, Climate Change and the Fate of Coral Reefs. (July 20, 2021)
Europe to US to India, it’s been a week of extreme weather events. (July 20, 2021)
Hundreds of gharial eggs destroyed by floods in north Bihar. (July 20, 2021)
This June was the fifth-warmest on record. (July 20, 2021)
How some poachers became protectors of birds in villages around Chilika. (July 20, 2021)
UNESCO chides Australia over Great Barrier Reef proposal. (July 19, 2021)
Greater Impact Than a Million Cars: Unrecognized Threat to Global Soil Carbon by a Widespread Invasive Species. (July 19, 2021)
Two elephants found dead in Odisha’s Keonjhar. (July 19, 2021)
Arrival of Land Plants 400 Million Years Ago Changed Earth’s Climate Control System. (July 18, 2021)
Using Solar Radio Signals to Monitor Melting Ice Sheets. (July 17, 2021)
Roasted North: Why record-shattering heatwaves are burning the northern hemisphere. (July 16, 2021)
World Snake Day: Snake bites on the rise in Bhitarkanika. (July 16, 2021)
First female grizzly in 40 years collared in Washington state. (July 16, 2021)
Reservoir levels remain below normal in 5 states. (July 16, 2021)
EU’s new climate proposal is vast. But is it transformational?. (July 15, 2021)
Climate crisis: Madagascar drought worsens. (July 15, 2021)
Worries over racism, waterways inspire push to rename fish. (July 15, 2021) • Environmental activism in the Nilgiris: too early to rejoice?. (July 15, 2021)
Embankments, seawalls may increase inundation, costs: New study. (July 15, 2021)
Odisha's forest department rolls out conservation plan for new gecko species discovered in Ganjam. (July 15, 2021)
Here’s why Centre’s new SOP may damage Environment Impact Assessment regime. (July 14, 2021)
All in a day: Dry northern districts have excess rain after July 13 shower. (July 14, 2021)
Shocking Research: Over Half of the World’s Rivers Cease to Flow for at Least One Day a Year. (July 13, 2021)
Climate crisis: Deforestation in southeast Asia mountains on the rise. (July 13, 2021)
Committee must take steps to curb elephant deaths by trains in Kerala, Tamil Nadu: NGT. (July 13, 2021)
Flood victims take shelter on roads, embankments after June floods in Bihar. (July 13, 2021)
Ancient shark teeth lost in Antarctica millions of years ago recorded Earth's climate history. (July 13, 2021)
Climate crisis: Deforestation in southeast Asia mountains on the rise. (July 13, 2021)
Why the monsoon stalled in 2021: Blame it on anomalous world weather. (July 12, 2021)
Lightning strikes linked to climate change: 1,697 killed in a year in India. (July 12, 2021)
New Research Shows Just 25 Mega-Cities Produce 52% of the World’s Urban Greenhouse Gas Emissions. (July 12, 2021)
“Linchpin” for Tackling Climate Change: Store Up the Sun. (July 12, 2021)
Flash floods in Dharamshala after heavy rains in Kangra district. (July 12, 2021)
Incredible View of Tropical Storm Elsa Captured From Space. (July 11, 2021)
Last Ice-Covered Parts of Summertime Arctic Ocean – a Refuge for Polar Bears, Seals, Walruses – Vulnerable to Climate Change. (July 11, 2021)
Global Plastic Pollution May Be Nearing an Irreversible Tipping Point. (July 10, 2021)
Delhi takes back Supreme Court plea to shut down 10 thermal power plants. (July 9, 2021)
Global warming can put billions at risk of malaria, dengue: Study. (July 9, 2021)
Mammals in wildlife trade host 75% of known zoonotic viruses. (July 9, 2021)
Elephant electrocuted in Odisha: Third death in 34 days. (July 9, 2021)
COVID-19: Need to relook human relationship with wild, domestic animals, says report. (July 9, 2021)
Extreme temperatures kill 5 million a year: 20-year study. (July 9, 2021)
Europe's central bank intensifies focus on climate change. (July 8, 2021)
One of China's wandering elephants is returned to reserve. (July 8, 2021)
Human activities do cause extreme precipitation events, says UCLA study. (July 8, 2021)
Human-wildlife conflict among greatest threats to animal species: WWF and UNEP report. (July 8, 2021)
Work on India’s first dolphin research centre to start in Patna post-monsoon. (July 8, 2021)
Carbon storage hub along US Gulf Coast can reduce emissions viably: Study. (July 8, 2021)
For war-scarred Iraq, climate crisis the next great threat. (July 8, 2021)
Dramatic Surge in U.S. Coastal Flooding Projected to Start in 2030s. (July 8, 2021)
Northwest heat wave impossible without climate change. (July 8, 2021)
Climate crisis intensifies: Coastal areas may become unliveable by 2100, flags report. (July 7, 2021)
Finland rallies to save one of world's most endangered seals. (July 7, 2021)
Climate crisis intensifies: Coastal areas may become unliveable by 2100, flags report. (July 7, 2021)
COVID-19 unemployement: Make agri-food systems equitable for youth, says UN report. (July 7, 2021)
Harnessing the unrealised potential of agroforestry in curbing climate change in India. (July 6, 2021)
Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework: ‘Implementation needs more resources’. (July 6, 2021)
Buxwaha diamond mining project will make Bundelkhand’s water scarcity worse: Experts. (July 6, 2021)
Isotopes From Cave Stalactites Show More Intense and Frequent Thunderstorms Linked to Global Climate Variability. (July 6, 2021)
Ancient Diamonds Show Earth Was Primed for Life’s Explosion of Diversity at Least 2.7 Billion Years Ago. (July 5, 2021)
Albino palm civet sighted in Odisha after 129 years in Satkosia Tiger Reserve. (July 5, 2021)
More and more people willing to pay extra for products that help conserve natural resources. (July 5, 2021)
Decapitated body of mugger crocodile found in Satkosia Gorge Sanctuary. (July 5, 2021)
Our cities need big funds to fight climate risks: World Bank. (July 5, 2021)
Laser “Comb” Systems Now Measure All Primary Greenhouse Gases in the Air. (July 4, 2021)
NASA Satellites Find Upper Atmosphere Cooling and Contracting Due to Climate Change. (July 4, 2021)
Global plastic pollution may be nearing irreversible tipping point. (July 4, 2021)
scorching Heat in Siberia and Europe – Record Low Ice Coverage in Arctic Ocean’s Laptev Sea. (July 3, 2021)
Reconstructing Climate Conditions During the Migration of Homo sapiens Out of Africa. (July 2, 2021)
Earth’s Cryosphere Shrinking by 87,000 Square Kilometers per Year – “A Major Global Change”. (July 2, 2021)
Conservation plan chalked out after 150 vultures spotted in Bihar’s Valmiki Tiger Reserve. (July 2, 2021)
Measly Rs 1.46 cr: Cost for years of damage to Ramsar site East Kolkata Wetlands. (July 2, 2021)
Canada, US heat wave 'on steroids' due to climate change, say experts. (July 1, 2021)
Italy covers shrinking glacier to save it from summer heat. (July 1, 2021)
Global Climate Dynamics Drove the Decline of Mastodonts and Elephants, Not Overhunting by Early Humans. (July 1, 2021)
Stigma, lack of awareness, accessibility: What’s holding eco-friendly shift in menstrual waste disposal. (July 1, 2021)
Turkey should mitigate factors aiding growth of sea snot in Sea of Marmara: Expert. (July 1, 2021)
Four-laning NH-44: Roads can’t be built at cost of environment, NGT tells NHAI. (July 1, 2021)
Over 200 rare marine animals died due to chemical leak from sunk ship, hears Lankan court. (June 30, 2021)
Off California, sea otters feast and play a part in climate change battle. (June 30, 2021)
Carcass of Spinner dolphin found in Odisha. (June 30, 2021)
Climate Change is real: Temperate North America sizzles under ‘heat dome’. (June 29, 2021)
Are we overlooking the role of grasslands in mitigating climate change?. (June 29, 2021)
15 million in Asia’s cities can be affected by sea-level rise by 2030: Greenpeace. (June 29, 2021)
Extreme rainfall in June may lead to longer flood duration in India, warn experts. (June 28, 2021)
Departure in rainfall across flood-affected districts this June very sharp: DTE analysis. (June 28, 2021)
Cancel environmental clearance to Ambuja coal washery: NGT panel to environment ministry. (June 28, 2021)
A month after sighting, Gharial hatchlings go missing from Angul. (June 28, 2021)
Earth’s Radiation Budget Is Out of Balance – Doubled During 14-Year Period. (June 27, 2021)
World's smallest hog released into wild in India by conservationists. (June 27, 2021)
It’s Electrifying! How Earth Could Be Entirely Powered by Sustainable Energy. (June 27, 2021)
'Not fun': Northwest heat wave builds, all-time records fall. (June 27, 2021)
Historic heat wave blasts Pacific Northwest as wildfire risks soar. (June 26, 2021)
As Dharamshala grows, the city eats into the forest. (June 25, 2021)
A month into monsoon, India’s reservoirs are only at a third of their capacity. (June 25, 2021)
Odisha resumes evicting illegal prawn gherries in Chilika. (June 25, 2021)
Can thunderstorms tell us more about climate change. (June 24, 2021)
Yellowstone losing snow: Expect widespread problems for water, wildlife. (June 24, 2021)
Kerala’s Silver Line project could be an environmental disaster in the making. (June 24, 2021)
Elephant tusks seized, four arrested in Bihar. (June 23, 2021)
Racket trafficking Bengal monitor lizards busted in Odisha. (June 23, 2021)
Rising Greenhouse Gases Pose Climate Change Threat to Arctic Ozone Layer. (June 23, 2021)
Twin joy as Tokyo panda gives birth to two cubs. (June 23, 2021)
After Covid, could the next big killer be heatwaves?. (June 23, 2021)
High Risk of Extreme Drought: Unchecked Climate Change Will Cause Severe Drying of the Amazon Rainforest. (June 22, 2021)
2021 Global Change Outlook: Why the Earth Needs a Course Correction Now. (June 22, 2021)
Important Role That Planting New Commercial Forests Plays in Fight Against Climate Change. (June 22, 2021)
Aviation’s Contribution to Cutting Climate Change Likely to Be Small – Non-CO2 Effects Important. (June 22, 2021)
No Northern Escape Route From Climate Change for Florida’s Coral Reefs. (June 22, 2021)
Conservationists race to protect rich wildlife on edge of Bucharest. (June 21, 2021)
Retreating monsoon rains a global phenomenon, can help study climate change. (June 21, 2021)
Stanford’s New Open-Source Software for Designing Sustainable Cities. (June 21, 2021)
[Commentary] Elephants and humans coexist in Pandanallur. (June 21, 2021)
The Earth Has a Pulse: 27.5-Million-Year Cycle of Geological Activity Discovered. (June 20, 2021)
War Against Climate Change: Managed Retreat and Floating Cities of the Future. (June 19, 2021)
NASA, NOAA Scientists: Earth’s Energy Imbalance Has Doubled. (June 18, 2021)
Centuries-Old Smoke Particles Preserved in Ice Reveal a Fiery Past – And the Future of Global Climate Change. (June 18, 2021)
An Acceleration of Coastal Overtopping Around the World – By Up to 50x. (June 18, 2021)
Officials demolish illegal prawn farms in Bhitarkanika; but is it of any use?. (June 18, 2021)
Rainfall variation resulted in long periods of droughts, floods in southern Ethiopia: Study. (June 18, 2021)
Barrier to cyclone storms: Odisha plans to plant mangroves along its coast. (June 18, 2021)
Royal Bengal tiger that stoked panic in Bihar villages caught. (June 18, 2021)
Heat wave grips US West amid fear of a new, hotter normal. (June 17, 2021)
Bamboo forest regeneration efforts planned in Chhattisgarh. (June 17, 2021)
Monsoon update: Northeastern states report deficit rainfall. (June 17, 2021)
Early floods in Bihar after heavy rainfall in catchment areas of Gandak in Nepal. (June 17, 2021)
Royal Bengal tiger strays in Bihar, stokes panic among villagers. (June 17, 2021)
Court ruling on Shell’s climate impact and votes against Exxon and Chevron add pressure, but it’s the market that will drive. (June 17, 2021)
Ozone Pollution Has Increased in Antarctica – From Both Natural and Human Sources. (June 16, 2021)
Another elephant electrocuted in Odisha, the second in 10 days. (June 16, 2021)
Peatlands worldwide are drying out, threatening to release 860 million tons of carbon dioxide every year. (June 16, 2021)
India’s expert forest panel calls for sustainable mining. (June 16, 2021)
Understanding Uncertainties in Climate Change: Ocean Circulation Is Key to Accurate Predictions. (June 16, 2021)
We have already stepped on the minefield: Scientist on reversing global warming. (June 16, 2021)
On Thin Ice: Arctic Coastal Sea Ice Thinning Twice As Fast As Thought. (June 15, 2021)
DTE Impact: New software to keep fishing vessels away from Gahiramatha. (June 15, 2021)
May 2021 was the sixth-warmest May on record, says NOAA. (June 15, 2021)
Ice shelves of Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier may go earlier than expected. (June 15, 2021)
China's trekking elephants wait for youngster to catch up. (June 15, 2021)
National Geographic recognises ‘Southern Ocean’ as globe’s fifth ocean. (June 14, 2021)
Croc kills again: Sixth fatal attack in a year near Bhitarkanika. (June 14, 2021)
Sea surge on Kerala coast : Why experts are calling for nature - based solutions. (June 14, 2021)
What is killing Chennai’s Olive Ridley turtles?. (June 14, 2021)
Human-Driven Climate Change Only Half the Picture for Antarctic Krill. (June 14, 2021)
California Biodiversity “Hotspots” Threatened – Provide Habitat for Rare and Endangered Species. (June 14, 2021)
Ghana plants 5 million trees in a single day to combat deforestation. (June 12, 2021)
Pine Island Glacier’s Ice Shelf Is Ripping Itself Apart – Speeding Up Key Antarctic Glacier. (June 12, 2021)
Satellite Observations Show Marine Clouds Amplify Global Warming. (June 12, 2021)
Uganda reopens rhino sanctuary to tourists. (June 11, 2021)
The Uttarakhand Disaster Left More Than 200 People Dead or Missing – It Could Happen Again. (June 10, 2021)
Tackling the Biodiversity and Climate Crises Together, and Their Combined Social Impacts. (June 10, 2021)
Climate Protection: Deep Decarbonization by 2050 Is Currently Not Plausible. (June 10, 2021)
Looking for love, white rhino 'Emma' lands in Japan. (June 10, 2021)
Odisha forest department announces cash reward for rescuing gharials. (June 10, 2021)
The Mediterranean is warming three times more than the oceans: Study. (June 10, 2021)
India’s turtle researchers oppose development plans for Little Andaman, Great Nicobar islands. (June 10, 2021)
Chief executives, investors write to world leaders: Need bold climate action. (June 10, 2021)
Glacier melting in Hindu Kush: 2 billion people may face food, water shortage by 2100. (June 9, 2021)
Biodiversity hotspots covering India and neighbouring countries lost 90% of original natural vegetation: Report. (June 8, 2021)
New dinosaur species discovered in Australia, one of world's biggest. (June 8, 2021)
Heavy sleepers: Elephants on epic trek take nap. (June 8, 2021)
Endangered antelope rebounds in Kazakhstan, but threats loom. (June 8, 2021)
Shivalik’s Tongia and Van Gujjar communities protect wildlife but their rights are ignored. (June 8, 2021)
Injecting an Alkalinizing Agent Into the Ocean To Offset 10 Years’ Worth of Acidification of the Great Barrier Reef. (June 8, 2021)
Kinnaur hydroelectric project: A setback for Himachal’s natural resources, culture. (June 7, 2021)
NASA: 2021 Arctic Sea Ice Maximum Extent Ranks Seventh-Lowest on Record. (June 7, 2021)
Human Decision-Making in Climate Reconstructions Can Lead to Substantially Different Results. (June 7, 2021)
Green and Economical: Underground Storage of Carbon Captured Directly From Air. (June 6, 2021)
Central Vista area to get 1,753 new trees as transplant, revamp to raise green cover. (June 6, 2021)
Assam gets sixth national park on world environment day. (June 5, 2021)
Coastal areas in Kerala will witness increasing sea surge in coming years: Experts. (June 5, 2021)
Black carbon in High Asia can go down 23% if Subcontinent cuts emissions: Report. (June 4, 2021)
State of India’s Environment In Figures: Rural India worst hit by COVID-19 second wave. (June 4, 2021)
Over 57k hectares of forest land diverted in Odisha, says new report. (June 4, 2021)
Climate Science Surprise: Antarctica Wasn’t As Cold During the Last Ice Age As Previously Thought. (June 4, 2021)
World’s Lakes Losing Oxygen Rapidly As Planet Warms – Biodiversity and Drinking Water Quality Threatened. (June 4, 2021)
[Commentary] India holds great promise in this Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. (June 4, 2021)
Two lakh trees and water security at stake in Buxwaha’s Bunder diamond mining project. (June 4, 2021)
New Records of Singapore’s Sea-Level History Going Back 10,000 Years. (June 4, 2021)
Arctic Sea Ice Thinning Up to Twice As Fast as Expected. (June 3, 2021)
CryoSat Mission Reveals Massive Ice Loss From Glaciers in Alaska and Asia. (June 3, 2021)
“Dead Zones” Formed Repeatedly in North Pacific During Warm Climates Over the Past 1.2 Million Years. (June 3, 2021)
UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration: UN Urges Intense Restoration of Nature to Address Climate and Biodiversity Crises. (June 3, 2021)
Badlapur gas leak: Locals reported breathlessness, situation under control. (June 4, 2021)
Could illegal fishing have caused death of 5-foot-long saltie in Bhitarkanika. (June 3, 2021)
Odisha, Andamans most prepared to reach climate action SDG: Government . (June 3, 2021)
Degraded land the size of China needs to be restored by 2030 to prevent biodiversity loss: UN Report. (June 3, 2021)
Normal monsoons becoming rarer despite forecasts to the contrary. (June 2, 2021)
Global warming caused over a third of heat-related deaths between 1991 and 2018: Study. (June 2, 2021)
Elephants on tour in China guzzle crops and wreak havoc. (June 2, 2021)
A new tiger reserve holds hope for revival of Vaigai river in Madurai. (June 2, 2021)
Earth’s History Sends Climate Warning – Urgent Action Needed. (June 2, 2021)
Almost 50,000 birds counted at Chilika lake on May 25. (June 2, 2021)
Kerala’s high-speed rail project may turn into environmental disaster, flag experts. (June 2, 2021)
Newly Discovered Atmospheric Circulation Enhances Heatwaves and Wildfires Around the Arctic. (June 1, 2021)
Researchers Examine “Godzilla” – The Record-Shattering 2020 Trans-Atlantic Dust Storm. (June 1, 2021)
Nitrogen pollution limits safe margin for other environmental issues, say scientists. (June 1, 2021)
17 Years of Gravity Observations Show How Earth’s Water Cycle Is Ramping Up As Climate Warms. (May 31, 2021)
Nature to tackle environment challenges: Triple investments by 2030, says UN report. (May 31, 2021)
[Commentary] Wildlife in Tillari valley at risk from land-use change. (May 31, 2021)
Lakshadweep: ‘New laws calculated effort to alter habits of people evolved over generations’. (May 31, 2021)
Tiny Magnetic Particles in Microscopic Fossils Record Ancient Climate Conditions. (May 30, 2021)
Using the International Space Station to Study Earth’s Climate & Keep Our Planet Safe. (May 30, 2021)
Satellites May Have Underestimated Global Warming in the Lower Atmosphere Over the Last 40 Years. (May 30, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas: Where are the 50 million mangroves gone, asks Mamata? . (May 28, 2021)
Months after forest fire, Cyclone Yaas threatens flooding in Similipal. (May 28, 2021)
Van Gujjars: People of the forest or nowhere?. (May 28, 2021)
With more forest fires and an ongoing pandemic, forest dwellers feel the heat this year . (May 28, 2021)
Fossil Pollen Shows Earth’s Vegetation Is Changing Faster Today Than It Has Over the Last 18,000 Years. (May 27, 2021)
UN calls for swift zero carbon recovery action at climate summit. (May 27, 2021)
Odisha’s blackbucks double in 6 years, reveals census. (May 27, 2021)
A day after Cyclone Yaas, signs of destruction in Odisha. (May 27, 2021)
Sri Lanka braces for beach pollution as ship burns. (May 27, 2021)
A forest in a city: Maintaining Chandigarh’s green cover in the face of urbanisation. (May 27, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas is the 96th tropical cyclone to strike Odisha in 130 years. (May 26, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas makes landfall: Houses blown away, families displaced in Odisha. (May 26, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas weakens after landfall near Balasore. (May 26, 2021)
Scientists Sound Alarm: Unprecedented Mercury Accumulation in Pacific Ocean Trenches. (May 26, 2021)
Forests and Climate Change – “We Can’t Plant Our Way Out of the Climate Crisis”. (May 25, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas may have caused jellyfish to wash up on Puri beach: Experts. (May 25, 2021)
Curiously high levels of mercury found in rivers linked to Greenland Ice Sheet. (May 25, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas: Odisha evacuates 400,000 fearing the worst since 1999. (May 25, 2021)
New NASA Earth System Observatory Will Create a 3D, Holistic View of Earth – Help Address, Mitigate Climate Change. (May 25, 2021)
Surprisingly High Levels of Toxic Mercury Discovered in Greenland Glacial Meltwaters. (May 24, 2021)
No reported case of Covid-19 transmission from animals to humans: PETA. (May 24, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas gathers speed, set for early landfall on May 26. (May 24, 2021)
NGT upholds rights of pastoralists in Banni grasslands, wants encroachments removed. (May 24, 2021)
Glaciologists Measure, Model Hard Glacier Beds – Develop “Slip Law” to Estimate Glacier Speeds. (May 23, 2021)
International Biodiversity Day: It is about our relationship with nature. (May 21, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas: Fishing vessels return to shore as Odisha ramps up preparation. (May 21, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas may turn extremely severe by May 25. (May 21, 2021)
Alarming Biodiversity Devastation: Human-Driven Decline Requires Millions of Years of Recovery. (May 21, 2021)
Veteran environmentalist Sundarlal Bahuguna dies of COVID. (May 21, 2021)
Smoke from cement factory leaves toddlers gasping for air in Howrah. (May 21, 2021)
Cyclone Yaas: Bengal to double number of disaster shelters to avoid COVID-19 spread. (May 21, 2021)
More protected: 82% countries raised cover for vulnerable areas in a decade. (May 20, 2021)
[Interview] Bittu Sahgal: “Young people want to protect the environment, but don’t have their hands on the wheel”. (May 20, 2021)
Cyclone Tauktae shows why north Indian Ocean is now whacky. (May 20, 2021)
Want to visit Mars? Zebrafish may help. (May 20, 2021)
How does the mining industry look at issues around “Just Transitions”?. (May 20, 2021)
Arctic has warmed three times faster than Earth since 1971: Report. (May 20, 2021)
Antarctica gives birth to world's largest iceberg. (May 20, 2021)
COVID-19 effect: Public concerns about environment have risen. (May 19, 2021)
Odisha braces for Cyclone Yaas amid COVID-19 crisis. (May 19, 2021)
Tauktae: An Unusually Powerful Tropical Cyclone Strikes India. (May 18, 2021)
Environmental Trade-Offs of Autonomous Vehicles: Convenience Will Likely Come at a Cost. (May 18, 2021)
Clear Signs That Part of the Greenland Ice Sheet Is Close to a Tipping Point. (May 17, 2021)
Climate change: Food production in Africa’s Sudano-Sahelian Zone under threat, finds study. (May 17, 2021)
More than 70% snow leopard habitat unexplored: WWF report. (May 17, 2021)
Tall waves lash west coast as Cyclone Tauktae dashes to make landfall in Gujarat. (May 17, 2021)
New NASA Multi-Wavelength Data Sheds (Sun) Light on Climate Models. (May 17, 2021)
Scientists Call for Global Action Plan: Save Our Oceans to Protect Human Health. (May 17, 2021)
Earth’s Worst Mass Extinction Took Ten Times Longer on Land Than in the Water. (May 16, 2021)
Antarctic Ice Sheet Retreat Could Trigger Chain Reaction – Possibly Came Close to Collapse in the Past. (May 15, 2021)
One-Third of Global Food Production Threatened by Climate Change. (May 14, 2021)
Cyclone Tauktae can be among the ‘strongest’ on India’s west coast in 2 decades. (May 14, 2021)
Tracking Carbon From the Ocean Surface to the Dark “Twilight Zone”. (May 12, 2021)
‘Climate change could be behind Uttarakhand cloudbursts’. (May 12, 2021)
Coal plant pollution can cause 8,300 deaths in India. (May 12, 2021)
Catastrophic Sea-Level Rise From Antarctic Melting Possible if Paris Climate Agreement Isn’t Met. (May 11, 2021)
Wolf hunting banned in Slovakia. (May 11, 2021)
Climate Change Modeling of “Degrowth” Scenarios – Reduction in GDP, Energy and Material Use. (May 11, 2021)
Kenyan tea is under threat due to climate change: Report. (May 10, 2021)
Microplastics Found in Europe’s Largest Ice Cap – In a Remote and Pristine Area of Vatnajökull Glacier. (May 9, 2021)
Using Gene Reserves to Protect Rare Species From Climate Change. (May 9, 2021)
New Research Reveals Uncertainty in How Much Carbon the Ocean Absorbs Over Time – Climate Projections Could Be Off. (May 8, 2021)
Reduce human-caused methane emissions by 45% to avoid worst of climate change: UN. (May 7, 2021)
NASA Sees Tides Under the Ocean’s Surface [Video]. (May 7, 2021)
Dwindling Water Sources in Mexico: Nearly 85 Percent of the Country Is Experiencing Drought. (May 6, 2021)
Oceanographers Find “Heat Bombs” Destroying Arctic Sea Ice. (May 6, 2021)
Hydropower Can Help States Afford to Meet Net-Zero Emissions Targets by 2050. (May 6, 2021)
Climate Scientists Show Flooding May Triple in the Mountains of Asia Due to Global Warming. (May 6, 2021)
Bihar warns of Lumpy Skin Disease among cattle. (May 6, 2021)
Global Warming Could Lead to the Melting of More Than a Third of Antarctic Ice Shelves, Huge Rise in Sea Levels. (May 5, 2021)
Cloudbursts in Uttarakhand again, flooding too. (May 5, 2021)
Long-term NO2 exposure affects lung function: Study. (May 4, 2021)
Plastic Pollution in the Deep Sea: A Geological Perspective on a Global Problem. (May 4, 2021)
Yamatosaurus: New Duckbilled Dinosaur Discovered in Japan. (May 3, 2021)
Inactive Oil Wells May Be a Big Source of Methane Emissions. (May 2, 2021)
Environmental Scientists Want to Extract Carbon-Neutral “Biofuel” From Lakes. (May 2, 2021)
Scientists Map Rivers of Pollution in the Sky. (May 1, 2021)
Harvard Researchers Say Antarctic Ice-Sheet Melting to Lift Sea Level 30% Higher Than Thought. (Apr 30, 2021)
Delhi air in trouble again: Should farm fires be in focus. (April 30, 2021)
Not two, only one species of hoolock gibbon in India: study. (Apr 30, 2021)
Olive Ridley turtles stay away from Rushikulya in Odisha this year. (Apr 30, 2021)
Cave Deposits Reveal Permafrost Thawed 400,000 Years Ago, When Temperatures Were Not Much Higher Than Today. (Apr 30, 2021)
Global Glacier Retreat Has Accelerated: Analysis of 220,000 Glaciers Shows Rapid Melting That Has Scientists Worried. (Apr 29, 2021)
Climate Change Concerns Rise As Cave Deposits Show Surprising Shift in Permafrost Over the Last 400,000 Years. (Apr 28, 2021)
Climate Change Concerns Rise As Cave Deposits Show Surprising Shift in Permafrost Over the Last 400,000 Years. (Apr 28, 2021)
DTE Impact: Kendrapara SP appears before Orissa High Court in forest guard assault case. (Apr 28, 2021)
COVID-19 has aggravated challenges to manage forests: UN Report. (Apr 28, 2021)
This supermoon has a twist – expect flooding, but a lunar cycle is masking effects of sea level rise. (Apr 28, 2021)
Mapping future hotspots of carbon dioxide emissions from mangrove loss. (Apr 28, 2021)
Climate risk drives push to save Australia's weird, elusive platypuses. (Apr 27, 2021)
Fires rage on in Mizoram’s Lawngtlai; under control elsewhere. (Apr 27, 2021)
Leopard skin, 2 elephant tusks seized by police in Odisha’s Nayagarh. (Apr 26, 2021)
Give indigenous people their rights to tackle climate change: Archana Soreng. (Apr 26, 2021)
Forest fire in two districts of Mizoram; IAF helicopters to help put it down. (Apr 25, 2021)
Sea Ice Highs and Lows 2020–21: Downward Trends in Polar Ice Continue. (Apr 25, 2021)
Mapping the Path to Rewilding: The Importance of Landscape in Restoring Biodiversity. (Apr 25, 2021)
Climate colloquy: All about net zero. (Apr 24, 2021)
Climate Change Has Shifted the Axis of the Earth. (Apr 24, 2021)
How Bioenergy With Carbon Capture and Storage Could Help Stabilize the Climate Without Breaking the Bank. (Apr 24, 2021)
Saving the Asiatic black bear from illegal wildlife trade needs nuanced conservation. (Apr 23, 2021)
Ocean Temperature Reconstructed Over the Last 700,000 Years Using Air Bubbles Trapped in Glacier Ice. (Apr 23, 2021)
Researchers Discover Why Lightning Branches and Flickers. (Apr 23, 2021)
Will May witness severe cyclones?. (Apr 23, 2021)
Yale Researchers Create Global Map of Undiscovered Life. (Apr 22, 2021)
Climate “Tipping Points” Need Not Be the End of the World – Disastrous Consequences Could Be Averted. (Apr 21, 2021)
Climate change is real & world needs real leadership to fight it. (Apr 21, 2021)
Some 200 wild animals killed in annual tribal hunting season in Bengal last month. (Apr 21, 2021)
‘Rogue elephant’ kills four in Odisha. (Apr 21, 2021)
NASA-Built Carbon Mapper Instrument Will Help to Spot Greenhouse Gas Super-Emitters. (Apr 21, 2021)
High-Tech Climate Intervention: A Sun Reflector to Cool Earth?. (Apr 20, 2021)
The world was in high fever in 2020. (Apr 20, 2021)
Global Warming: Alpine Plants Are Losing Their White “Protective Coat”. (Apr 20, 2021)
Can Extreme Melt Destabilize Ice Sheets? A Continental-Scale Picture. (Apr 20, 2021)
COVID-19 not enough to scare smugglers off pangolins. (Apr 19, 2021)
MoEF&CC chooses minerals over biodiversity, clears rail track in Western Ghats despite red flags. (Apr 19, 2021)
Forest fires in India: Alerts since April 1 nearly double that of 2020. (Apr 19, 2021)
Species Come and Go – Their Ecosystems Persist Over Millions of Years. (Apr 18, 2021)
US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency. (Apr 18, 2021)
Climate Change Has Cut Global Farming Productivity 21% Since the 1960s. (Apr 17, 2021)
Sulphur dioxide from Caribbean volcano reaches India, WMO confirms. (Apr 17, 2021)
Meltwater Pulse 1A: Melting Ice Sheets Caused Sea Levels to Rise Up to 18 Meters. (Apr 16, 2021)
Indian government makes another attempt to amend the Indian Forest Act 1927. (Apr 16, 2021)
India to have ‘normal’ monsoon in 2021, predicts IMD. (Apr 16, 2021)
Delhi High Court orders Centre to frame protection rules for exotic animals not included in WPA. (Apr 16, 2021)
Over 500 died in human-elephant conflict in Odisha in last 5 years. (Apr 16, 2021)
NGT panel flags environmental violations by ONGC, GAIL in Krishna-Godavari basin. (Apr 16, 2021)
Mountain Growth Influences Greenhouse Effect – Weathering of Rocks Can Bind or Release Carbon Dioxide. (Apr 15, 2021)
Climate change may make Indian monsoons more volatile, wet years ahead: Study. (Apr 15, 2021)
Size Isn’t Everything: Megafauna Extinction Mystery. (Apr 15, 2021)
Google Earth adds time lapse video to depict climate change. (Apr 15, 2021)
How to face a rising sea? Maldives bets on artificial islands. (April 15, 2021)
Dansgaard-Oeschger Events: Abrupt Ice Age Climate Changes Behaved Like Cascading Dominoes. (Apr 15, 2021)
Climate Change Is Making Indian Monsoon Seasons More Chaotic – Potentially Grave Consequences for Agriculture and Economy. (Apr 14, 2021)
Catastrophic Wildfires on the Fish Lake Plateau Reduced by Indigenous “Cultural Burning”. (April 14, 2021)
China's environmental data: The world's biggest polluter in numbers. (April 14, 2021)
North East India might witness another dry monsoon: Skymet Weather. (Apr 14, 2021)
What a Glacial River Reveals About the Greenland Ice Sheet and Global Sea Level Rise. (Apr 13, 2021)
Cross-breeding, herd management key strategy to maximise India’s milk production: Study. (April 13, 2021)
Odisha forest dept claims dolphin population doubled in a year. (Apr 12, 2021)
Thick Sea-Ice Warms Greenland Fjords. (Apr 12, 2021)
Current Climate Model Simulations Significantly Overestimate Future Sea-Level Rise. (April 11, 2021)
Third of Antarctic ice shelf area at collapse risk due to global warming. (Apr 9, 2021)
[Commentary] Landslides in the concrete jungle of Darjeeling. (Apr 9, 2021)
New Research Shows How Reflecting Sunlight Could Cool the Earth’s Ecosystem. (Apr 9, 2021)
Tiger relocation project fails: Tigress in Odisha’s Satkosia reserve alone. (Apr 9, 2021)
What happened when the oceans went quiet during the pandemic? Scientists set to find out. (Apr 9, 2021)
Earth’s Permanent Oxygen Rise Occurred 100 Million Years Later Than Thought. (Apr 8, 2021)
‘Climate change studies don’t show complete picture of impact on mammals’. (Apr 8, 2021)
Odisha saw spike in king cobra sightings in human habitations since October 2019. (Apr 8, 2021)
How climate change pushed women to acute distress in Sundarbans. (Apr 8, 2021)
Climate experts hail forthcoming US climate summit with caution and riders. (Apr 7, 2021)
Kochi’s disappearing mangroves lock away significant carbon. (Apr 7, 2021)
Droughts Lasted Longer and Rainfall Was More Erratic Over the Last 50 Years in Most of the West. (Apr 6, 2021)
Leopard rescued from heart of Jammu city after it mauls three. (Apr 6, 2021)
Climate change is real: Six months on, Uttarakhand forests still ablaze. (Apr 6, 2021)
Don’t venture out of homes, use masks if important: Nepal cautions against air pollution. (Apr 6, 2021)
Climate Change: Western Water Resources Threatened by Increased Winter Snowmelt. (Apr 5, 2021)
Lightning Strikes Will More Than Double in Arctic As Climate Warms, Driving Increased Wildfires and Warming. (Apr 5, 2021)
At least 22 leopards poached in Odisha in a year, say forest officials. (Apr 5, 2021)
Debate: Should forest guards in India be armed with firearms?. (Apr 3, 2021)
Twice As Much Carbon Flowing From Land to Ocean Than Previously Thought – 900–1,900 Million Tons per Year. (Apr 2, 2021)
Arctic winter sea ice in 2021 joint seventh-lowest on record, finds NASA. (April 2, 2021)
Threatened sangai deer’s habitat likely to shrink due to climate change. (April 2, 2021)
The hits and misses of a mine reclamation project in Jharkhand. (April 1, 2021)
Satellite Data Shows Lakes on Greenland Ice Sheet Can Drain Huge Amounts of Water, Even in Winter. (April 1, 2021)
Western U.S. Drought Conditions Continue in Spring 2021 – And It’s Expected to Worsen. (April 1, 2021)
Climate Change Has Cut Global Agricultural Productivity by 21% Since 1961. (April 1, 2021)
Intensity of tropical cyclones to increase next century due to climate change: Study. (April 1, 2021)
Nepal schools shut: Forest fires, westerly winds from India may have contributed to air pollution. (April 1, 2021)
Sharp increase in destruction of virgin forest in 2020. (March 31, 2021)
Study finds some UN SDGs could damage forests, some others may be beneficial. (March 31, 2021)
Not yet April, but mercury at 44.6 in Odisha’s Baripada. (March 31, 2021)
Japan's famous cherry blossoms bloom early amid warming. (March 30, 2021)
Nepal's schools close as air pollution hits alarming levels. (March 30, 2021)
How this landmark NGT order will shape the future of India's pollution control bodies. (March 30, 2021)
Odisha government proposes state’s second biosphere reserve at Mahendragiri. (March 30, 2021)
Forests under indigenous people more protected, says new report. (March 30, 2021)
India set to exceed voluntary emissions-cut target. (March 29, 2021)
NISAR Spacecraft: Major New Earth Satellite to Track Disasters, Effects of Climate Change. (March 28, 2021)
Science Made Simple: What Is Earth’s Energy Budget?. (March 28, 2021)
Beijing enveloped in hazardous sandstorm, second time in two weeks. (March 28, 2021)
Survey paints dry picture of govt’s waterbodies in Ganga basin. (March 28, 2021)
Zealandia Switch: The Missing Link in Understanding Ice Age Climates. (March 27, 2021)
Direct Observations by NASA Confirm that Humans are Throwing Earth’s Energy Budget off Balance. (March 27, 2021)
20th Century Sea-Level Rise Was Fastest in 2,000 Years Along Much of U.S. East Coast. (March 27, 2021)
Floating Solar Farms Could Help Protect Lakes and Reservoirs From Harmful Effects of Climate Change. (March 27, 2021)
Deadly Heat Waves Will Soon Be Common in South Asia, Even at 1.5 Degrees of Global Warming. (March 26, 2021)
Bihar staring at water crisis in summer months with groundwater levels declining. (March 26, 2021)
Poaching, habitat loss push Africa’s elephants to the brink. (March 26, 2021)
Outbreak of infectious diseases linked to change in forest cover, finds study. (March 25, 2021)
How understanding genes can help scientists adapt trees to climate change. (March 25, 2021)
Carbon Capture & Storage: Stanford and Carnegie Mellon Researchers Reveal Cost of Key Climate Solution. (March 25, 2021)
Changes in Ocean Chemistry Reveal How Sea Level Affects the Global Carbon Cycle. (March 25, 2021)
African elephants at growing risk of extinction: Red List. (March 25, 2021)
Efforts to force tougher climate rules rejected by EU court. (March 25, 2021)
South Asia to face more heatwaves due to climate change. (March 25, 2021)
Outbreak of infectious diseases linked to change in forest cover, finds study. (March 25, 2021)
How understanding genes can help scientists adapt trees to climate change. (March 25, 2021)
Assam Elections 2021: Are the poll promises made to protect Assam's environment viable?. (March 25, 2021)
Draft amendment to Forest Conservation Act may dilute protection to forests. (March 25, 2021)
Tigress Sundari, brought to Odisha from Madhya Pradesh in 2018, heads back home. (March 24, 2021)
Odisha forest officials use recorded tiger growls to keep elephants away from villages. (March 24, 2021)
Just 1º of Global Warming Causes a ~50% Increase in Population Displacement Risk. (March 24, 2021)
Social Network Inspired Algorithms Reveal Lifecycle of Auroral Substorms, a Key Element of Space Weather. (March 23, 2021)
Storm season begins in India but not as strong as predicted. (March 23, 2021)
Freezing Fragmentation – Explosive Origins of “Secondary” Ice and Snow. (March 22, 2021)
Gond community to drop ancient cremation ritual to save trees. (March 22, 2021)
Whale sightings aid quest to protect wildlife in Indian Ocean oasis. (March 22, 2021)
NOAA Climate Report Shows Earth Had Its Coolest February on Record Since 2014. (March 22, 2021)
World water day: How a village in Maharastra turned a dying lake into a birding paradise. (March 22, 2021)
Every person may have to live on less water as per capita reservoir capacity decreases: UN. (March 22, 2021)
Water’s value cannot be pegged to its price alone: UN report. (March 22, 2021)
Recharge plan: Tupewadi’s tryst with MGNREGA a boost to water table. (March 21, 2021)
How MGNREGA water conservation project turned a Rajasthan district into an Oasis. (March 20, 2021)
Melting Glaciers Contribute to Alaska Earthquakes, Cause Land to Rise at 1.5 Inches per Year. (March 20, 2021)
Climate Regions of Earth Redefined by the Distribution of Vertebrate Animals. (March 20, 2021)
Melting Glaciers Could Enhance Decomposition, Speeding Up Carbon Emissions Into the Atmosphere. (March 19, 2021)
Saline solution: How MGNREGA helped Nagapattinam recover from the 2004 tsunami. (March 19, 2021)
Every fifth child faces water scarcity globally: Unicef report. (March 19, 2021)
Conserving nature leads to higher net economic value: Study. (March 19, 2021)
The chase and the change: Let’s look back at 15 years of MGNREGA this World Water Day. (March 18, 2021)
Ancient DNA Reveals Arctic Was Once Lush and Green, Could Be Again. (March 18, 2021)
New Analysis Shows Potential for “Solar Canals” in California – Advancing Both Renewable Energy and Water Conservation. (March 18, 2021)
From poaching to avocados, Kenya's elephants face new threat. (March 18, 2021)
Climate crisis: Oceans may emit more ozone-depleting gases. (March 18, 2021)
Gadkari announces vehicle scrappage policy. (March 18, 2021)
Disappearing Forests and Wetlands in Belize Unmasked by NASA Satellite. (March 17, 2021)
Flamingos, pelicans yet to leave Chilika, despite early onset of summer. (March 17, 2021)
Gahiramatha sanctuary forest guards allege assault by fishermen. (March 17, 2021)
Have warmer Februaries and early flowering come to stay in Kashmir?. (March 17, 2021)
Atmospheric CO2 levels may rise 50% higher than pre-industrial levels: Recent estimates. (March 17, 2021)
DTE Impact: Install transponders in all fishing vehicles to save Olive Ridleys in Odisha, says HC. (March 16, 2021)
New method for efficient removal of heavy metals from water. (March 16, 2021)
Air Pollution Over China Returning to Pre-COVID Levels. (March 16, 2021)
To what extent does climate change affect food insecurity? What we found in Lesotho. (March 16, 2021)
DTE Impact: Orissa HC panel on Olive Ridleys stress on biodiversity, community welfare. (March 16, 2021)
Tigress found dead in Pilibhit reserve. (March 15, 2021)
Pregnant dolphin found dead in UP. (March 15, 2021)
MIT Researchers Predict the Oceans Will Start Emitting Ozone-Depleting CFCs. (March 15, 2021)
Scientists Stunned to Discover Plants Beneath Mile-Deep Greenland Ice – And Why This Is So Troubling. (March 15, 2021)
Air quality improved in parts of Africa due to dip in fires. (March 15, 2021)
Communities or forest department? Similipal fires rake up debate on ownership of National Park. (March 15, 2021)
Glaciers Accelerate Into the Ocean in the Getz Region of West Antarctica, Contributing to Rising Global Sea Levels. (March 15, 2021)
Air quality improved in parts of Africa due to dip in fires. (March 15, 2021)
Communities or forest department? Similipal fires rake up debate on ownership of National Park. (March 15, 2021)
Torrential Downpours and Destructive Flash Floods Swamp Hawaii. (March 13, 2021)
Ten Years After the Tsunami: One of the Hardest Hit Coastal Cities in Japan Is Still Working to Recover. (March 12, 2021)
Princeton Study: New Climate Models With High Climate Sensitivity Are Implausible. (March 11, 2021)
Hawaii's rains, floods cited as examples of climate change. (March 11, 2021)
Delhi and Haryana’s Aravallis support rich biodiversity and need protection. (March 11, 2021)
Mass-nesting of turtles begins at Odisha’s Gahirmatha. (March 11, 2021)
Similipal fire: Lives and livelihoods of Mankidia tribals in distress. (March 11, 2021)
Can forest clearance grantees have their names added in record of rights, MoEF&CC asks states. (March 11, 2021)
Rain in parts of burning Similipal forest brings temporary relief. (March 11, 2021)
Why are Ennore residents protesting against Adani’s Kattupalli Port expansion project?. (March 11, 2021)
Similipal forest fires put Odisha’s Lodha tribe in jeopardy. (March 10, 2021)
A decade on, only 15% of Fukushima core area decontaminated: Greenpeace. (March 10, 2021)
Planet greening negated global warming, show NASA maps. (March 10, 2021)
Summers may last 6 months, winters only 2: Recent study. (March 10, 2021)
Odisha has most contaminated sites in India: CPCB data. (March 10, 2021)
Summers May Last Nearly Half the Year in the Northern Hemisphere by 2100. (March 9, 2021)
Similipal fires enter core areas, firefighters struggle in inaccessible forests. (March 9, 2021)
Recently planted eucalyptus trees may have stoked Similipal fires, say experts. (March 9, 2021)
Similipal Tiger Reserve needs to be saved from forest fires. Here’s how much it is worth. (March 9, 2021)
Women’s day: Meet Susmita Lenka who is on a mission to save Odisha’s pangolins. (March 8, 2021)
DTE impact: Orissa High Court panel visits Gahirmatha to study Olive Ridley conservation. (March 8, 2021)
Great Nicobar’s protected areas to get near-zero eco-sensitive zones for “holistic development”. (March 8, 2021)
International Research Team Begins Uncovering Mystery Lurking Beneath the Arctic Ocean. (March 7, 2021)
Fishers in Odisha rescue second whale shark in a week. (March 5, 2021)
40% fire incidents not responded to by officials, Odisha govt admits. (March 5, 2021)
Genomics offer clues to how forest trees responded to the last Ice Age. (March 5, 2021)
Over 1,700 trees to be axed for widening NH-59 in Odisha. (March 5, 2021)
Nine great apes in San Diego become first non-human primates vaccinated for Covid-19. (March 5, 2021)
Similipal fire serves as lesson on human activity within protected areas, say experts. (March 4, 2021)
Forest officer suspended in Odisha’s Sambalpur over death of 6 elephants. (March 3, 2021)
World Wildlife Day: WWF urges stakeholders to save Europe’s last old-growth forests. (March 3, 2021)
World Wildlife Day: First-ever survey on fishing cats of the Chilika starts. (March 3, 2021)
Pollution less severe this winter in Delhi; smog episodes fewer, shorter: CSE. (March 3, 2021)
Warmer winters in India: La Nina events may be getting hotter than El Nino, say experts. (March 3, 2021)
Rare bee found after 100 years, but under pressure to survive: Study. (March 3, 2021)
Odisha tops forest fire counts in the country for a week. (March 2, 2021)
Paris Agreement goals: UN urges countries to update emission targets. (March 1, 2021)
Odisha starts evicting illegal prawn gherries in Chilika. (March 1, 2021)
Hottest in India: Angul boils at 40°C in February. (March 1, 2021)
DTE impact: Orissa High Court forms panel to study Olive Ridley conservation after 800 die. (March 1, 2021)
Land use changes are driving Himalayan forest bird loss. (March 1, 2021)