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Canada is experiencing warming at twice the rate of the rest of the rnworld, with the effects most pronounced in

Washington first US state to legalize human composting

Washington on Tuesday became the first US state to

‘Super corals’ give glimmer of hope for world’s dying reefs

Hawaiian “super corals” that have recovered despite living in

Clues emerge in ‘missing’ ocean plastics conundrum

It’s a puzzle that has perplexed 

Australia sees record temperatures for fourth month in a row

Australia continued a string of “hottest ever” months in March, the government said Monday, as global warming emerges as

Strong 6.2 quake off Ecuador: USGS

A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck just off the coast of Ecuador early Sunday, the US Geological Survey said,

Action demanded after 1,100 dead dolphins wash up in France

The dolphins’ bodies were horribly mutilated, the fins cut off. But what shocked French marine researchers wasn’t just the

Ocean heat hits record high: UN

Ocean heat hit a record high in 2018, the United Nations said Thursday, raising urgent new concerns about the

IPCC Working Group-III authors meet in Scotland on April

Experts from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will meet in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, on 1-5 April

Floods show national security threat posed by climate change

 The Missouri River floodwater surging on to the air base housing the U.S. military's Strategic Command overwhelmed round-the-clock sandbagging

A tale of two Delhis: Deadly air exposes rich poor divide

Walls draped in lush vertical gardens and air filtered through purifiers insulate diners at a swanky New Delhi food

Can Japan end its love affair with plastic?

From bento boxes to individually wrapped bananas, plastic reigns supreme in Japan. But amid global concern about single-use waste,

Toxic air tears apart families in Mongolia

In the world’s coldest capital, many

Environment damage behind 1 in 4 global deaths, disease: UN

A quarter of all premature deaths and diseases worldwide are due to man made pollution and environmental damage, the

UN official says gaming industry key to environmental conservation

The rapidly-growing gaming industry should be harnessed to increase

Air pollution deaths are double earlier estimates: study

Air pollution causes 790,000 premature deaths every year in Europe and 8.8 million worldwide, doubling recent assessments, according to

Jatka conservation week starts from March 16

The National 'Jatka Conservation Week-2019' will be observed in the 36 Hilsa inhabited districts from

Plastic found in deepest ocean animals

Animals living in the deepest ocean trenches have been

FAO warns food supply threatened by declining biodiversity

The UN food agency on Friday warned about 

Climate change may destroy Sundarbans’ tigers in 50-yr: Study

A new study has warned that the Sundarbans’ famed

90 pc people in Dhaka victims of air pollution: Green activists

Green activists on Saturday voiced deep concern that around 90 percent dwellers in Dhaka

HC delivers landmark verdict, declares Turag as living being

In a historic verdict, the High Court on Wednesday declared the Turag River as

Recognise rivers as living being: Green activists

Mentioning that rivers are being killed through unplanned development, encroachment, pollution and climate change

Greenland ice melts faster than estimates: Study

Greenland has gone through an "unprecedented" period of mass ice loss within the last

Bangladesh at risk as Greenland ice melting faster: Scientists

Greenland is melting faster than scientists previously thought, with

Climate change becomes Italians’ 1st global concern, surpassing terrorism: poll

Climate change jumped on

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