Human role in fuelling glacier loss has risen drastically
Sixty-nine per cent of glacier loss between 1991 and 2011 is owing to human-related activities. The figure between 1851 and 2010 is 25 per cent
Gene that acts as moisture sensor in plants identified
The find can help in engineering drought-resistant crops
What genes do we share with fruit flies, roundworms?
Study comparing the human genome with that of fruit flies and roundworms can offer insights into how the information in the human genome …
Climate change to cut South Asia’s growth by 8.8 per cent by end of century: ADB
GDP loss for Maldives projected at 12.6 per cent, for India 8.7 per cent