Seven satellites including SARAL (satellites for collecting data on oceans) were launched on 25th February from India on the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).
The recently released film Life of Pi directed by Ang Lee and based on Yann Martel’s novel of the same name, is a fable for our climate change times.
Enforcement for California’s cap-and-trade program began with the new year, but environmental organizations are voicing concern that the climate control measure may only [...]
A clear 1,500-year cycle had been found in the far North’s surface atmosphere pressure pattern.
Rings from just eight lowland cedar trees in Bolivia have produced a century-long record of rainfall patterns across the entire Amazon basin.
The idea is highly controversial, but environmental scientists believe they could reduce the energy of hurricanes by one category using a technique called Marine Cloud [...]
Heavy rains on Aug. 8 delivered a strange surprise to the town of Berkeley in Gloucestershire.
An international team of scientists working with Disney have figured out how twin rainbows form while trying to enhance rainbow images in computer graphics.
A rare shower of red rain fell for about 15 minutes in the city of Kannur, Kerala, early on June 28. Local residents were perturbed, but this is not the first time the state [...]
Scientists have discovered a potential cause of Earth’s “icehouse climate” cooling trend of the past 45 million years. It has everything to do with the chemistry of the [...]