In Ministry for the Future, Kim Stanley Robinson blends fact and fiction in a remarkable narrative around climate crisis
It’s a roller coaster of a book, one of the most significant pieces of fiction on the climate and ecological crises thus far and must be read by all those in any position to act on what is clearly humanity’s biggest challenge.
Both countries have a lot to gain from climate cooperation, as they face similar challenges like curbing pollution and safeguarding the glaciers that feed their rivers.
Research shows that if warming exceeds 2℃, major ice shelves would collapse, releasing ice, lifting the sea level by up to three metres by 2300.
The plume of the eruption punched more than 30 km into the sky and blanketed much of India and Africa in a layer of ash.
With 17 percent of the world’s population, India's current emissions are seven percent of global emissions.
Transformation of energy sector, decentralised climate actions and mass mobilisation are key issues for India to meet its climate change commitment.
In the race against climate change, we need more plans and action, not just words and speeches.
Some experts see link between man-made climate change & atmospheric changes causing extreme weather.
The groups look at alleged mismatches between global warming rates in observations & climate models.
An independent climate scientist spotted an error in the study's maths about the rate of warming.
Human activity — from campfires to vehicle sparks — caused over 80% of wildfires in US: estimates.
The extended lifetimes of these molecules may facilitate droplet growth and thus cloud formation.
Overall, Nasa's funding for 2018 would be cut from roughly $19.3 billion to $19.1 billion, according to the budget proposal released on Thursday.