Tag: Environment

The Amazon Forest may be Accelerating Climate Change

New research has found that the Amazon forest is releasing more greenhouse gases than it stores in plants and soils. Find out how this could affect the world.

Climate Change May Have Led to the Emergence of COVID-19

A study published in the journal 'Science of the Total Environment' talks about how climate change could have caused the coronavirus pandemic. Find out more.

Uttarakhand Glacial Outburst Flood: What Caused this Calamity and Why?

Thousands of people were affected due to the Uttarakhand glacial burst. What is a glacier outburst? What happened and why? Read on to find out more.

The Box: Sustainable and Safe Packaging Alternative, Can Be Reused 1000 Times

The Box, a new product by LivingPackets aims to minimize waste associated with shipping by offering a sustainable alternative that can be reused a 1000 times.

Environment News: Wearing Clothes Could Release More Microfibers than Washing Them

Wearing clothes can release even greater quantities of microfibres to the environment than washing them, new research shows.

Thar Desert River that Existed 172,000 Years Ago Found Near Bikaner: New Discovery

Scientists have discovered traces of a "lost" river that went through the Thar Desert 172 thousand years ago, which helped human settlements thrive.

50% Corals Lost in the Great Barrier Reef: Devastating Climate Change

According to a study, corals in the Great Barrier Reef have reduced by 50%. This has prompted scientists to warn people of potential extinction of species.

Alaskan Ice Sheets are Melting: Hazardous Climate Change in the Pacific

The Alaskan ice sheets are melting. Scientists dug deep into the matter and arrived at interesting theories and conclusions. Find out more.