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Feb 25, 2019
Artificial lab-grown meat may be worse for the environment than cattle farmingWhile methane from cow farms stays roughly 12 years in the atmosphere, CO2 accumulates for millennia.
Jan 30, 2019
World needs 'radical rethink' for strategy to tackle obesity, hunger, climate: ReportHealth advocates & climate experts hailed The Lancet report's sweeping call for deep change.
Jan 17, 2019
Radical human diet change holds key to halting catastrophic damage to planet: StudyGlobal diets are the largest driver of emissions, biodiversity loss, & deadly algae blooms.
Nov 27, 2018
Livestock farming could take up half the greenhouse gas emissions by 2030: StudyMethane has 85 times the global warming potential carbon dioxide has over a 20-year time period.
Oct 25, 2018
Ill-effects of stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana not limited to Delhi or NCR; it grips entire country, impacts climate systemThe practice of crop residue burning started with mechanised harvesting in 1980s, for both paddy and wheat residues as it leaves taller stubbles of 1-2 ft compared with less than 6 inch in manual harvesting.
Sep 18, 2018
Melting permafrost emissions pose serious threat to climate rescue plans: StudySome studies claim we have already overshot the 1.5 degree Celsius target due to thawing permafrost.
Aug 20, 2018
Carbon boost from thawing of Arctic permafrost likely in coming decades: StudyUnlike gradual, an abrupt thaw process increases the release of stored carbon by 125 to 190 percent
Jun 22, 2018
US oil and gas industry leaks 60 percent more methane than govt estimates: StudyResearchers said the actual leak rate of 2.3% — compared to EPA inventory estimates of 1.4% — represents enough natural gas to fuel 10 million homes
Jun 08, 2018
NASA's Curiosity Rover discovers more organic compounds on Mars, which could once have been food for ancient lifeNASA emphasized that these kinds of particles could have been the food source for hypothetical microbial life on Mars.
Jan 27, 2018
Modi government pushes for alternative fuels, electric vehicles in bid to curb air pollutionThe Modi government is making a big push to promote alternative fuels. Showing that it means business, it has prepared a detailed blueprint to spur investments.