Tropical thunderstorms are set to grow stronger as the world warms

The amount of atmospheric energy available to thunderstorms will increase in response to climate change

How silent are silence zones in India?

A study monitored 17 silence zones in Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Lucknow and found that none of them came anywhere near the national standard

Serious flaws in the government’s population control policy

Women fall victim to failed sterilisation, while the government remains unaware of this missing link in population surge

California’s burning woods are an alarm US can’t ignore

One of the deadliest wildfires in California was triggered by several factors—all pointing to changing climate

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Director General of Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and the Editor of Down To Earth magazine. She is an environmentalist who pushes for changes in policies, practices and mindsets

It’s that time of the year again

The air pollution concern is today widespread, but there is an incomplete agenda …

E-vehicles or e-mobility?

India has unique reasons for faster adoption of electric vehicles, but we need …

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नमी है कम, तब भी नहीं गम

वैज्ञानिकों ने नमी की कमी में उगाई जा सकने वाली किस्मों के लिए मेथी के आनुवांशिक गुणों की खोज की। 

भूख से मौत का "आधार"

झारखंड के सिमडेगा में जो हुआ, उसकी पृष्ठभूमि आधार की अनिवार्यता और उसकी जटिलताओं के साथ शुरू हो गई थी।  

मौत की मांग

मुआवजे के लिए 35 साल से संघर्ष कर रहा है एक गांव। ग्रामीणों का सरकार से संघर्ष चल रहा है। जीवनयापन के उनके अधिकारों का रोज हनन हो रहा है।

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'Biotechnology does not mean only GM crops'

Rajeev Varshney ,Global research programme director, genetic gains, ICRISAT. He is also a Winthrop research professor at the University of Western Australia and has 15 years research experience in international agriculture

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  • Green musings
  • Green musings

    The book unveils the creative narratives of well-known environmental movements across the world

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