Sarah Iqbal

Sarah Iqbal
Learning from the past
Scientists study 65-million-year-old rainfall trends to predict future.
Posted on 14 Jun, 2018 04:22 PM

Rising atmospheric carbon dioxide levels may spark a shift towards wetter winters and drier summers, warns a new study based on evidence from climatic history preserved in 65-million-year-old oyster shells.

Researchers collect samples at Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu. (Photo courtesy: India Science Wire)
Decoding Indian monsoon
Indian researchers provide new insights into forces governing Indian monsoons by recreating its history over 8000 years.
Posted on 21 Nov, 2017 12:03 PM

Changes in weather are best reflected in the annual season of monsoons. Now a team of Indian researchers has recreated a continuous history of the Indian monsoon, providing new insights into forces governing it.

New findings on Indian monsoon.