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MotoGP Americas GP: Here's When, Where and How to Watch the 2024 COTA Race in India

India, April 10 -- The upcoming event on the 2024 MotoGP schedule in Austin, Texas promises an exhilarating confrontation. It's going to be an action-packed and exhilarating third edition of the Grand... Read More


Climate tech: Zimbabwean scientist turns carbon dioxide into methanol to minimise emissions

India, April 10 -- Making energy materials like formic acid, methanol from carbon dioxide released from factories can be important for emerging economies, says Project Lead Gift Mehlana A scientist i... Read More


Baobab reforestation efforts show rapid impact in Madagascar

India, April 10 -- Down To Earth speaks to two scientists on efforts to conserve the iconic trees of the world's fourth-largest island Baobab trees in Madagascar. Photo: iStock In a groundbreaking c... Read More


Hospital-acquired infections kill thousands, cost sub-Saharan Africa $8.4 billion annually, says WaterAid

India, April 10 -- Nigeria recorded the highest incidence of HAIs in 2022, followed by Ethiopia, Uganda, Ghana, Malawi, Zambia and Mali Infections contracted from healthcase settings (healthcare-acqu... Read More


Watch: Why farmers in parched Marathwada are uprooting citrus orchards

India, April 10 -- In this battle against nature's fury on the warming planet, the sweet lime orchards have become unfortunate casualties The scarcity of water in Maharashtra has dealt a death blow t... Read More


European Court of Human Rights reprimands Switzerland for not doing enough to tackle climate change

India, April 10 -- Violations of the European Convention for failing to implement sufficient measures to combat climate change, the court ruled The Swiss civil society group, Senior Women for Climate... Read More


The limits of ice: What a 19th century expedition trapped in sea ice for a year tells us about Antarctica's future

India, April 10 -- Antarctica's sea ice has held out for longer. A ship like the Belgica could have been stuck in sea ice as late as 2015 In 1897, the former whaling ship RV Belgica left Antwerp in B... Read More


Trillions more need to be invested if SDGs are to be rescued: UN report

India, April 10 -- Bold actions needed to scale up SDG investment and reform global financial system Trillions of dollars are needed if the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), agreed upon by all... Read More


Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (April 9, 2024)

India, April 10 -- Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal Use chemicals to clear water hyacinth only after pr... Read More


India had over 11% of global hepatitis burden in 2022, with 35.3 million cases

India, April 10 -- WHO's Global Hepatitis Report shows deaths due to hepatitis increased since 2019 India accounted for a significant 11.6 per cent of the world's hepatitis cases in 2022, according t... Read More