Sunday, September 27, 2020

Science

Firefighters wrest control over half of massive California wildfire – Times of India

LOS ANGELES: Firefighters on Thursday said they had contained about half of a massive blaze ravaging Los Angeles County for nearly a month,...

LIVE: UN Climate Change Roundtable

10:00 Good morning from New York, where the UN is hosting (online, of course, given the ongoing pandemic) a High-level Climate Change Roundtable, at...

‘51.6 million people doubly hit by climate-linked disasters, Covid-19’ – Times of India

NEW YORK: At least 51.6 million people globally have been affected by floods, droughts or storms and also the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the...

88 whales rescued from Australia’s worst mass beaching – Times of India

CANBERRA: Authorities have rescued 88 pilot whales and are attempting to free 20 others that survived Australia's worst mass stranding, as...

In Siberia forests, climate change stokes ‘zombie fires’ – Times of India

SHIPUNOVO,RUSSIA: Equipped with a shovel, Grigory Kuksin lifts and turns smouldering earth in the marshy clearing of a sprawling Siberian forest. Together with...

Key to butterfly climate survival may be colour coded – Times of India

PARIS: A butterfly's ability to absorb or reflect heat from the sun with its wings could be a matter of life and death...

FROM THE FIELD: Protecting the post-pandemic planet

An emphasis on sustainable development and fighting climate change will benefit countries around the world as they recover from the unprecedented economic and...

Delhi may have 8 months of 32°C average temperature by 2100: WEF study | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The national capital may have eight months a year with temperature averaging 32°C by 2100, up from six at present, a...

At least 380 whales dead in Australia mass stranding – Times of India

HOBART: At least 380 whales have died in a mass stranding in southern Australia, officials said Wednesday, with rescuers managing to free just...

International Space Station moves to avoid space debris – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Astronauts on the International Space Station carried out an "avoidance maneuver" Tuesday to ensure they would not be hit by a piece...

Jaguar burned by wildfires in Brazil is helped back to health – Times of India

CORUMBÁ DE GOIÁS: The caged jaguar, hit by a tranquilizer dart, rises with a pained growl on to her bandaged, burned paws. The...

Satellite Telemetry of Lesser Florican in Saurashtra

A study that will help to look at the rapid decline in the population and to plan the future...