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Deaths from India air pollution rival China: study Deaths from India air pollution rival China: study

India's notoriously poor air quality causes nearly 1.1 million premature deaths every year, almost on a par with China, concluded a joint report


'Lost continent' found under Mauritius in the Indian Ocean 'Lost continent' found under Mauritius

Scientists make the discovery by analyzing a mineral -- zircon -- found in rocks spewed up by lava during volcanic eruptions


Nearly 100 bushfires raging in Australia's New South Wales state Nearly 100 bushfires raging in Australia

The conditions were worse than during the 2009 "Black Saturday" fires in the state of Victoria, which killed 173 people


New Zealand whales: Hundreds refloat on high tide at Farewell Spit NZ whales refloat and return to sea

But conservation officials warns that they could still turn back to the beach at Farewell Spit, South Island


White dwarf star with 'ingredients for life' discovered White dwarf star with 'ingredients for life' discovered

This was the first time that nitrogen was detected in the planetary debris that falls onto a white dwarf


Donald Trump-like coloured gator known as 'Trumpgator' puzzles South Carolina crowds  Trump-like coloured gator puzzles South Carolina crowds

A resident jokingly named the animal "Trumpagator" due to being a similar orange tinge as tanned U.S. President Donald Trump


Race to save 100 stranded whales on New Zealand beach Race to save 100 stranded whales in NZ

About 300 have already died at Farewell Spit, on the South Island, in one of the worst such cases in the country


Overfishing set a deadly trap for young Penguins Overfishing set a deadly trap for young Penguins

Some juvenile penguins show up to feeding grounds only to discover there's no food


Ancient undersea landslide discovered in Australia Undersea landslide discovered in Australia

The Gloria Knolls Slide is at least 300,000 years old and 32 cubic km in volume, or 30 times the size of Uluru, a rock landmark in central Australia


Even Trump can't dismiss the success of renewable Even Trump can't dismiss the success of renewable

What impact will the climate-sceptic, coal enthusiast President of the United States, Mr. Trump have on the prospects for renewable energy?


How plants evolved into carnivores How plants evolved into carnivores

The plant's prey is drawn into a vessel-like ‘pitcher’ organ where a specialized cocktail of enzymes digests the victim


Scientists finally figured out why whales leap into the air Scientists finally figured out why whales leap into the air

The authors say these patterns suggest breaching and slapping play a role in both long-distance and close-range communication


Coast Guard arrest 12 fishermen with 4400 kgs of dead Shark 12 fishermen held with 4400 kgs Shark

Coast Guard regularly run operation to nab poachers in the Sundarban area where shark fishing is prohibited


Hawaii seeks to ban 'reef-unfriendly' sunscreen Hawaii seeks to ban 'reef-unfriendly' sunscreen

A proposed Hawaiian bill aims to stop the sale of lotions containing certain UV-filters, but their effects on coral are disputed


Community involvement in mangrove management makes them sustainable: Study Community involvement makes mangrove sustainable: Study

The study says, mangrove forests are overwhelmingly managed by government institutions that often fall under the jurisdiction of multiple ministries

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