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India set for better weather forecast with Chinese radars

India is all set to get more accurate forecasts on fast-changing weather systems with the help of 55 China- Continue reading “India set for better weather forecast with Chinese radars” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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100,000 community foresters to help green India

India will engage 100,000 educated youths to execute an ambitious Green India Mission (GIM) which seeks Continue reading “100,000 community foresters to help green India” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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Sea levels will rise by 60 cm by 2100

Sea levels will rise by 60 cm by the end of the century and by another 180 cm over the next four centuries, Continue reading “Sea levels will rise by 60 cm by 2100” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, October 7th, 2011
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Air pollution ‘ups preterm birth risk by 30 pc’

Expectant mothers, who live in cities, are 30 percent more likely to give birth prematurely because of air pollution, a Californian-based study has claimed Continue reading “Air pollution ‘ups preterm birth More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011
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Arctic sea ice dips to second-lowest level

Sea ice covering the Arctic Ocean declined last month to the second-lowest extent on record, NASA officials said Tuesday Continue reading “Arctic sea ice dips to second-lowest level” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 3rd, 2011
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Unprecedented ozone hole opens over Arctic

An unusually prolonged period of extremely low temperatures in the stratosphere has resulted in an unprecedented depletion of Earth’s protective ozone layer above the Arctic last winter and spring Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Sunday, September 4th, 2011
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Green way to clean computers

Scientists have come up with “green” solutions to remove digital waste from computers. For instance, old or rarely used files deplete precious storage space, bog down a computer’s efficiency and More...

By BioNews On Monday, August 15th, 2011
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Energy-consuming light bulbs to go out in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong administration proposes to phase out energy-inefficient incandescent light bulbs to conserve Continue reading “Energy-consuming light bulbs to go out in Hong Kong” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 14th, 2011
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Thousands protest against chemical plant in China

Thousands of residents staged a protest and scuffled with police Sunday morning in the northwestern port Continue reading “Thousands protest against chemical plant in China” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 12th, 2011
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Now bugs that mop up mercury spills

Scientists have engineered bugs that are not only resistant to high levels of mercury but can also mop up Continue reading “Now bugs that mop up mercury spills” »  More...