Droughts and Floods
What are floods, why do we have floods at all?
As per a Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction: Special Report on Drought 2021, released by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UND
A new development from a US university - a gel that can absorb water from humidity in the air, before releasing it back into the soil - could help farmers struggling to cope with the effects of drought.
Cyclone Tauktae hit the west coast, while Yaas batters the east coast
UN report reminds the world to tackle climate change immediately
In the aftermath of the Chamoli disaster of 2021, the spotlight turned to the area’s proliferating development that made it particularly vulnerable to disasters.
Testing drinking water gets easy thanks to JJM and ICMR