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Jul 26, 2017
Scientists are directly sucking out the greenhouse gases from the air to cool the Earth downIf buried underground, vast amounts of greenhouse gases extracted from the air would help reduce global temperatures.
Jul 26, 2017
Humanity will have used up its allowance of earth's resources for all of 2017 by next week: ReportHumanity will have used up its allowance of planetary resources such as water, soil, and clean air for all of 2017 by next week.
Jul 25, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar to go on indefinite fast on banks of river Narmada from 27 JulyMedha Patkar, along with those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project, will launch an indefinite fast to protest against alleged forced eviction of the affected families
Jul 20, 2017
World's plastic waste can bury Manhattan over three kilometres deep, says studyIndustry has made more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic since 1950 and there's enough left over to bury Manhattan under more than three kilometres of trash.
Jul 19, 2017
Environment ministry approves climate change projects in Rajasthan, Gujarat and SikkimThe environment ministry on Wednesday approved projects aimed at addressing the vulnerabilities arising out of climate change in Rajasthan, Gujarat and Sikkim.
Jul 19, 2017
Environment ministry says cigarette butts are 'biodegradable', gets slammed by NGTThe National Green Tribunal on Wednesday slammed the (MoEF) for terming cigarette butts as 'biodegradable' and directed it to clarify its stand on the issue.
Jul 16, 2017
The story of a chameleon: What could the death of a reptile tell us about drought, and its species?The Indian chameleon (Chameleo zeylanicus) reached up for a drink of water and froze...
Jul 15, 2017
Railway to introduce more solar-powered coaches to boost environmental conservationRailway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu on 14 July said more solar-powered coaches will be inducted in the railway's fleet.
Jul 06, 2017
France to end sale of petrol, diesel vehicles by 2040 to meet targets under Paris climate accordSeveral European countries, including France, have announced plans to dramatically reduce the amount of polluting petrol and diesel cars on their roads in favour of cleaner vehicles.
Jul 05, 2017
Haryana government to introduce electric buses to reduce pollution in GurugramIn the first phase, 75-100 electric buses would be operated in Gurugram.