Greenpeace Activists block entrances of BP headquarters

Greenpeace Activists block entrances of BP headquarters

In the latest, Green Peace activists have blocked the entrances to the headquarters of British Petroleum (BP). The protestors had placed themselves inside five large containers obstructing BP’s head office in central London. By using cranes, some of the campaigners…

antarctica

Research confirms thinning of ice sheets in West Antarctica

Research team at University of Leeds has revealed that ice sheet in Antarctica is dwindling up to 122 meters. The team has recorded rapid changes in ocean melting of West Antarctica. As a consequence, researchers have drawn attention to a…

Wood Wide Web

Wood Wide Web: The buried language network of the trees

A complex web of roots, bacteria and fungi has been discovered by an international team of researchers; allegedly this web builds a ‘social’ network for trees, enabling them to connect to one another. The study revealed that trees, like humans,…

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Airlines are on a decline to offer carbon offsetting

Airlines are on a decline to offer carbon offsetting

An investigation spearheaded by BBC News has reported that only less than half of the major airlines in the world offer passengers an ecological opportunity to offset carbon dioxide. However on the downside, when the few airlines which offer carbon…

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

OECD to raise taxes of firms harming nature

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) have alerted Government OECD to increase their investment in nature restoration along with an announcement of imposing taxes for companies that are posing a threat to nature. A meeting of environment ministers from…

Fuel Cells

Fuel Cells: a low-cost alternative for gas engines in vehicles

Research Team at the University of Waterloo are advancing to produce zero-emission fuel cells. Success in this field will provide cheaper technology and replacement of traditional gasoline engines in vehicles. The team of scientists invented a new fuel cell whose…

Ice Self is melting

World largest Ice Self is melting rapidly than expected

Ocean Warming has caused the world’s largest ice shelf to melt. The study of Antarctica’s Ross Ice Shelf by international scientists revealed that the solar heating of the surrounding Antarctica ocean surface attributed to the melt rate, which was growing…