Four more Earths needed by 2030. Can Agriculture become climate-smart and sustainable? Our planet is in existence for last 4.5 billion years, but just about 12000 years back we started rudimentary and scattered farming.
Global warming accelerating faster than thought.Not a mistaken observation.Most of Greenland surface found melting.The Greenland ice sheet on July 8, left, and four days later on the right. In the image, the areas classified as ‘probable melt’ (light pink) correspond to those sites where at least one satellite detected surface melting. The areas classified as
Rewinding fast backward,18 years back,on 16th March 1998 to be precise,the Kyoto Protocol was opened for the signature.Only 6 countries signed it on the opening day.Four of them were small island countries.
Obama preferred to play golf and be with the Queen when the world leaders gathered in his country to sign the pathbreaking climate agreement. He should have been the first to sign the Climate Paris Agreement. Simply because the historic accord needs momentous start-up.
I had an opportunity to be in New York on 22nd April when Paris Climate Agreement was opened for the signature by the world leaders. Knowing it is Earth Day, I decided to participate in “Down to Earth” event in my village. Indeed, I thought, accelerated implementation of the Paris agreement and raising the bar-to
Many dispute the veracity of the origin of the phrase ‘swan-song’, which signifies a final performance or efforts, just before the death or retirement. Socrates, Aristotle and Leonardo Da Vinci and even Shakespeare