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Sweet sorghum is a hardy, nutritious, biofuel crop that offers solutions in drought-hit southern Africa

India, May 23 -- Governments should be using their agriculture extension services to raise awareness among farmers, consumers about benefits & practical applications of sweet sorghum in people's diet ... Read More


World is rushing to Africa to mine critical minerals like lithium - how the continent should deal with the demand

India, May 23 -- Africa needs stronger resources governance: regulations, accountability and transparency Global demand for critical minerals , particularly lithium, is growing rapidly to meet clean ... Read More


Delhi's heatwave: Rising temperatures, surging power demand & urgency for climate action

India, May 23 -- On May 22, Delhi's peak power demand crossed 8,000 megawatts, the highest ever in the national capital's history On May 22, 2024, Delhi continued to reel from severe heat conditions,... Read More


Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (May 22, 2024)

India, May 23 -- Down To Earth brings you top environmental cases heard in Supreme Court, high courts & National Green Tribunal Farmhouses on floodplain area of River Yamuna, Noida The National Gree... Read More


Community embraces tech & traditional agri practices to revive waterbodies in Madhya Pradesh's Sahariya villages

India, May 23 -- Once an arid landscape, Taparpura & Machakhurd in Shivpuri distirct have been transformed into lush green fields It was the end of March and the temperature had already soared high, ... Read More


Patanjali product ban: Celebrities, influencers equally responsible for misleading advertisements

India, May 23 -- The new Supreme Court ruling is a much-needed one to keep influencers' social accountability in check while ensuring that consumers get the best value for their purchases The Supreme... Read More


Fatehsinghrao Gaekwad, the royal environmentalist

India, May 23 -- Gaekwad played an important role in implementing Project Tiger, founding Wildlife Institute of India and WWF-India, saving Silent Valley, among others Fatehsinghrao Gaekwad's legacy ... Read More


Podcast: Humanity's extermination of species will boomerang on it

India, May 23 -- Every species is a part of Nature's chain; If one goes, the entire chain will collapse or at least be disturbed You all must have seen the Grand Canyon in the United States on the in... Read More


How can early warnings for cyclones be improved

India, May 23 -- Forecasting cyclone tracks, speed & accompanying rainfall becomes challenging due to data gaps and rapidly warming oceans Globally, tropical cyclones - also known as hurricanes, typh... Read More


Sun's magnetic field flips the script: New study places origin closer to the surface

India, May 23 -- Discovery could help accurately forecast intensity of solar flares This story has been updated. Till now, scientists have believed the Sun's powerful magnetic field, responsible for... Read More