• US energy secretary supports Paris Agreement, wants to renegotiate terms
    • US energy secretary supports Paris Agreement, wants to renegotiate terms
    • US energy secretary supports Paris Agreement, wants to renegotiate terms

      Rick Perry has not elaborated on what “renegotiate” meant in terms of the Paris Agreement

      READ MORE 26 Apr 2017
    • Take note, Antarctica has huge waterfalls and they point to warming climate
    • Take note, Antarctica has huge waterfalls and they point to warming climate
    • Take note, Antarctica has huge waterfalls and they point to warming climate

      Meltwater systems on Antarctic surface are more widespread than previously thought

      READ MORE 24 Apr 2017
    • As El Nino probability increases, uncertainty looms over Indian monsoon
    • As El Nino probability increases, uncertainty looms over Indian monsoon
    • 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

      READ MORE 24 Apr 2017
    • Climate change projects aren't working because communities are left out
    • Climate change projects aren't working because communities are left out
    • Climate change projects aren't working because communities are left out

      Unless they trust climate change programmes, communities will continue to plunder forests rendering such interventions redundant

      READ MORE 20 Apr 2017
    • IMD predicts intense heat waves this summer
    • IMD predicts intense heat waves this summer
    • IMD predicts intense heat waves this summer

      Climate change held responsible for the growing incidence and severity of heat waves

      READ MORE 11 Apr 2017
    • UK leads G-7 on emission cuts and growth since Rio, says study
    • UK leads G-7 on emission cuts and growth since Rio, says study
    • UK leads G-7 on emission cuts and growth since Rio, says study

      The average Briton’s carbon footprint is now 33 per cent less than in 1992 while being more than 130 per cent richer, says the report

      READ MORE 11 Apr 2017
    • Odisha gets GCF-approved climate change project
    • Odisha gets GCF-approved climate change project
    • Odisha gets GCF-approved climate change project

      The project entails the construction of a groundwater recharge system, as a concrete adaptation measure to ensure water conservation

      READ MORE 10 Apr 2017
    • N2O emissions from Arctic soils not as low as previously thought: study
    • N2O emissions from Arctic soils not as low as previously thought: study
    • N2O emissions from Arctic soils not as low as previously thought: study

      Until recently, scientists assumed that nitrous oxide emissions were negligible in colder climate regions like the Arctic and sub-Arctic

      READ MORE 07 Apr 2017
    • We are heading for the warmest climate in half a billion years, says new study
    • We are heading for the warmest climate in half a billion years, says new study
    • We are heading for the warmest climate in half a billion years, says new study

      What really matters is the combined effect of sun’s changing strength and the varying greenhouse effect

      READ MORE 05 Apr 2017
    • We will keep moving forward on climate action: UNFCCC after Trump’s executive order
    • We will keep moving forward on climate action: UNFCCC after Trump’s executive order
    • We will keep moving forward on climate action: UNFCCC after Trump’s executive order

      Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa says the new US administration remains a Party to the landmark Paris Climate Change Agreement

      READ MORE 31 Mar 2017
    • Trump tears down US climate policy, but America could lose out as a result
    • Trump tears down US climate policy, but America could lose out as a result
    • Trump tears down US climate policy, but America could lose out as a result

      US is likely to experience different climate impacts, from coastal flooding and severe storms to drought and wildfires

      READ MORE 31 Mar 2017
    • Frequency of heat waves increasing; we must prepare for it: experts
    • Frequency of heat waves increasing; we must prepare for it: experts
    • Frequency of heat waves increasing; we must prepare for it: experts

      Experts gathered at the National Workshop on Heat Wave Forecasts for State Level Preparedness deliberated on extreme weather and states' …

      READ MORE 29 Mar 2017
    • Trump's executive order sounds death knell for Paris climate pact
    • Trump's executive order sounds death knell for Paris climate pact
    • Trump's executive order sounds death knell for Paris climate pact

      With the current executive order, it is evident that the US has gone back on its climate commitments

      READ MORE 29 Mar 2017
    • Climate scientists say human link evident in extreme weather events
    • Climate scientists say human link evident in extreme weather events
    • Climate scientists say human link evident in extreme weather events

      Unprecedented 2016 California drought, the 2011 US heat wave and 2010 Pakistan flood belong to a most worrying series of extremes

      READ MORE 27 Mar 2017
    • Poles witness record dip in sea ice extent, says NASA
    • Poles witness record dip in sea ice extent, says NASA
    • Poles witness record dip in sea ice extent, says NASA

      On February 13, the combined Arctic and Antarctic sea ice numbers were at their lowest point since satellites started measuring sea ice in 1979

      READ MORE 23 Mar 2017
    • 2016 was year of extreme warming; 2017 shows no signs of easing
    • 2016 was year of extreme warming; 2017 shows no signs of easing
    • 2016 was year of extreme warming; 2017 shows no signs of easing

      Last year was the warmest on record for North America, second warmest for Africa and South America and third warmest for Europe

      READ MORE 22 Mar 2017
    • Global warming in past caused mammals to shrink, and it could happen again
    • Global warming in past caused mammals to shrink, and it could happen again
    • Global warming in past caused mammals to shrink, and it could happen again

      Will today's animals have enough time to adapt to human-induced climate change that's happening fast?

      READ MORE 21 Mar 2017
    • This year too, El Nino may lead to deficit monsoon, drier conditions in India
    • This year too, El Nino may lead to deficit monsoon, drier conditions in India
    • This year too, El Nino may lead to deficit monsoon, drier conditions in India

      Drier-than-normal conditions in Southeast Asia are likely to develop around July to August and persist through the end of the year

      READ MORE 15 Mar 2017
    • Does a new era of bleaching beckon for Indian Ocean coral reefs?
    • Does a new era of bleaching beckon for Indian Ocean coral reefs?
    • Does a new era of bleaching beckon for Indian Ocean coral reefs?

      The British overseas territory faces an environmental crisis

      READ MORE 14 Mar 2017
    • Coal comfort: Pacific islands on collision course with Australia over emissions
    • Coal comfort: Pacific islands on collision course with Australia over emissions
    • Coal comfort: Pacific islands on collision course with Australia over emissions

      As Australia looks to expand the coal industry at home, it's also ramping up regional diplomacy aimed at avoiding condemnation by those at the …

      READ MORE 02 Mar 2017
    • IMD predicts 'above normal' summer in 2017
    • IMD predicts 'above normal' summer in 2017
    • IMD predicts 'above normal' summer in 2017

      Above normal heat wave conditions are likely over the core heat wave zone including northern plains and central regions, as per India …

      READ MORE 01 Mar 2017
    • Trump’s administration will scrap Obama-era green regulations
    • Trump’s administration will scrap Obama-era green regulations
    • Trump’s administration will scrap Obama-era green regulations

      Meanwhile, UN’s new climate chief says action to stop climate change will continue irrespective of US involvement

      READ MORE 27 Feb 2017
    • Climate change can cause selenium deficiency in soil and humans
    • Climate change can cause selenium deficiency in soil and humans
    • Climate change can cause selenium deficiency in soil and humans

      Deficiency of the micronutrient has been associated with a deadly heart ailment called Keshan disease

      READ MORE 27 Feb 2017
    • El Nino may make a comeback in 2017, but unlikely to affect southwest monsoon
    • El Nino may make a comeback in 2017, but unlikely to affect southwest monsoon
    • El Nino may make a comeback in 2017, but unlikely to affect southwest monsoon

      The first few months of Indian monsoon may escape the impact of weather fluctuations induced by El Nino

      READ MORE 22 Feb 2017