11 Oct 2018 2:03 PM GMT
To save on the higher cost of alternatives, Chinese foam manufacturers are using banned CFCs which are more potent than CO2 in causing global warming
28 Aug 2018 4:00 PM GMT
While floods during monsoon killed 1,310 people and affected 7.5 million, 40 per cent Indian districts still face drought
15 March 2018 3:57 PM GMT
Credited with path-breaking scientific discovery while bringing the cosmos to the coffee table, Stephen Hawking create a thread of commonality between this world and the universe
26 Feb 2018 3:48 PM GMT
Scientists say the reason behind the Karakoram Range’s glaciers not being affected by climate change could be intensification of irrigation activity in the lowlands
9 Jan 2018 3:39 PM GMT
Erratic distribution of northeast monsoon rains most evident in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and the Deccan regions raises doubts over Rabi crops production.
27 Dec 2017 3:42 PM GMT
In the past two decades, sea-buckthorn collection has increased 20 times in the valley. Can a pan-Indian market unleash the full potential of this fruit?
15 Nov 2017 4:06 PM GMT
On December 6, the International Solar Alliance will be legalised for mobilising finance to meet global ambitions of energy access and climate action.
21 Sep 2017 3:44 PM GMT
Residents of Caurem, a tribal village, have always been at the forefront of anti-mining demonstrations. Now they have a society of 300 members.
24 April 2017 4:00 PM GMT
As El Nino probability increases, uncertainty looms over Indian monsoon. Earlier this month, IMD predicted a normal monsoon based on a low probability of El Nino occurrence
10 Feb 2017 4:19 PM GMT
The last two months of 2016 proved to be a busy period for seismologists. In November, scientists found out that the abyss under the Pacific Ocean...
20 Oct 2016 8:24 PM GMT
The good news is that the current El Niño, a warm ocean current that drove temperatures up worldwide, is finally on its way out. But the bad news is...
8 Sep 2016 10:28 PM GMT
Powered by winds, clouds have been circulating around the globe like magic carpets carrying weather on their back. Understanding them not only holds...