2 more storms brew in Arabian Sea in most intense cyclone season ever

New Delhi, Dec. 5 -- The Arabian Sea is witnessing one of the highest number of cyclonic disturbances in a year till date. Normally, the Arabian Sea sees 1.7 cyclonic disturbances (depressions/deep d... Read More

'I found Lander Vikram'

New Delhi, Dec. 3 -- Ever since the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) released mosaic images acquired by its lunar orbiter, Shanmuga Subramanian had been constantly scanning them to... Read More

How an Indian techie helped NASA locate Chandrayaan-2's Lander Vikram

New Delhi, Dec. 3 -- Over two months after India lost contact with Chandrayaan-2's Lander, the US Space agency has found its impact site and the potential debris on the moon. Sharing images of the im... Read More

2019 marks the end of warmest decade on record, world warmer by 1.1degC: WMO

New Delhi, Dec. 3 -- Signalling a climate crisis, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) on Tuesday said 2019 marks the end of warmest decade on record with global average temperatures about 1.1 ... Read More

COP25 begins, UN urges countries to raise climate action ambitions

New Delhi, Dec. 2 -- The 12-day long global high-level deliberations on climate change began in Madrid, Spain, on Monday, with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres urging countries to rai... Read More

Warm winter ahead as minimum temperature seen above normal: IMD

New Delhi, Nov. 29 -- The India Meteorological Department (IMD) expects a warm winter as minimum temperatures in most parts of the country are likely to be higher than normal. In its latest seasonal ... Read More

Air quality continues to improve in Delhi, AQI at a satisfactory 62

New Delhi, Nov. 29 -- In a rare instance, Delhi's air quality was better than that of Mumbai, Ahmedabad, and Pune on Friday. Delhi's air quality index (AQI) was at 62, which falls in the 'satisfactor... Read More

Rapid warming in Indo-Pacific behind change in global rainfall pattern

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- As the threat of climate change looms large, a new study shows that the Indo-Pacific Ocean is warming at a rapid rate and the changes are impacting rainfall patterns across the g... Read More

Isro successfully launches India's Cartosat-3, 13 US nano satellites

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Wednesday launched an advanced imaging satellite, Cartosat-3, into space. It is the ninth satellite in the Cartosat series, deve... Read More

Isro successfully launches CARTOSAT-3 into space aboard PSLV- C47

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched an advanced high resolution imaging satellite CARTOSAT-3 into space, early on Wednesday. The satellite lifted off from Sat... Read More