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Business Insider India
25 Jan 2023, 17:11
Doomsday Clock points closer to the apocalypse, and India is partially to blameDoomsday Clock points closer to the apocalypse, and India is partially to blame

Doomsday Clock points closer to the apocalypse, and India is partially to blame

India was tragically one of the reasons behind the Clock's movement as well. Our incessant endeavour to modernise our 160 nuclear warheads and-capable aircraft remained a concern. Similar warfare efforts by Pakistan and the recent "monsoon on steroids" that inundated one-third of the also country served as a grim justification towards the Clock's advance.
50 years back, the largest oil company made exceptional climate change predictions (and then spent decades being a denier)
Business Insider India
20 Jan 2023, 19:32

50 years back, the largest oil company made exceptional climate change predictions (and then spent decades being a denier)

Exxon has been known for conducting vigorous campaigns to disprove global warming in the past. However, a juicy new trove of information from internal documents has shown that not only did Exxon personally know that global warming was serious and very much underway, they knew it as far back as the 1950s.
El Niño could cause 1.5°C warming for the first time in 2024
Business Insider India
16 Jan 2023, 18:46

El Niño could cause 1.5°C warming for the first time in 2024

The sheer scale of damage that global warming can inflict is incomparable for even the tiniest temperature increments. We stand to lose entire countries to sea level rise and immeasurable species to habitat destruction, with billions more getting exposed to tragedy if the 1.5°C Paris warming target is breached. And a new UK met study shows that the spiral may begin just next year.