Ecosystem restoration, the theme of this year's World Environment Day, refers to a series of activities that transform or restore a degraded ecosystem to its natural form
If the region were to become a source of CO2 rather than a "sink", tackling the climate crisis will be that much harder.
The research could complement ongoing efforts to better manage fisheries and detect species shifts due to climate change with satellites.
Deep sea mining shouldn't begin before full assessment of environment impacts are made, says Ocean Panel report
Seafloor nodules contain battery metals needed to fuel the transition to clean energy, but trawling for them can disrupt ecosystems that we don't know about.
Mass extinction that killed 70 percent of Earth's animals might've taken place in a different time period
A warming climate, rise in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, and increase in ocean acidification may have contributed to the extinction.
Solutions to global problems like climate change, instability of financial markets need cooperation of all countries.
While researchers have association this weight loss with microplastics, they're yet to understand the specific reasons for it.
The bird exists around 2 million years ago and weighs as much as an adult polar bear at 405 kg.
Flipkart sets up data centre in Hyderabad; move to help firm strengthen marketplace e-commerce business
The centre will further enhance Flipkart's ability to bring in more sellers and MSMEs to the platform and cater to more consumers in the country.
Not all termites are pests; most are soil engineers, play key role in functioning of tropical ecosystems
Only a handful of the 3,000 or so known termite species are pests for humans. The rest are soil engineers, who strengthen the ground under your feet and keep it healthy. Termites thrive by eating what others can’t or won’t: wood, dung, lichen, even dirt.
GM forest trees could counter threats to forest health, bringing in a new frontier in biotechnology.
Researchers say that the next five years will be much hotter, maybe even record-breaking.
Effects of global warming on phytoplankton could intensify the colour of oceans: Scientists.
Cows are hogging plastic to their own detriment & those of consumers of dairy products.
Higher intensity droughts due to deforestation have aggravated the effects of climate change.
When wetlands disappear, carbon that has been locked in the soil is released into the atmosphere.
Supreme Court observed that a number of wetlands and lakes disappeared and according to reports, it was one of the reasons for the 2015 Chennai floods
Smartron, the Sachin Tendulkar-backed firm has previously raised about Rs 150 crore from investors in the US and the Middle East.
The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday transferred to its Southern Bench two pleas seeking compensation to people affected by the recent oil spill off the coast of Tamil Nadu and seizure of the vessels involved.
Oil spills have long-term impacts which require long-term monitoring. Given the lack of knowledge and our understanding of near-shore ecosystems, we can only speculate the impacts of an oil spill of such gravity.