The first national-level advanced training programme in earth system sciences and climate will kick off on August 8 at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) in Pune.

The Government plans to conduct a major oceanic survey in the country's territorial waters, including parts of the Bay of Bengal, Gulf of Cambay and Andaman Sea, to look for prospects of under-sea

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AJMER: The Union ministry of earth sciences predicts that Rajasthan will have huge sandstorms in the future as an effect of climate change. The state is now in the danger zone 3 of earthquake. The ministry has decided to build observatories in various parts of the country to calculate the climatic conditions.

NEW DELHI: The potential for enhancing collaborative polar research between India and Norway is immense.

Penguin tales: A weeklong exhibition on the polar region now on at the National Science Centre on Bhairon Road in the Capital.
The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in New Delhi in collaboration with the National Centre for Antarctic & Ocean Science, Goa, and the Norwegian Polar Institute, Tromso, are hosting a weeklong photo, installation and text exhibition on the

If all goes well, Pune-based Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorological (IITM) will embark on an ambitious, five-year, Monsoon Mission programme.
Revealing this during the course of his presentation at the Indian Meteorological Society, Pune chapter

New Delhi: It would have been a unique scientific project if only it had taken off. Some of India

Pune The Ministry of Earth Sciences has requested the state government to part with 17 gunthas of land in Mahabaleshwar for its cloud-seeding project, for which it had got a green signal early in the year.

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KOCHI: The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is awaiting suggestions from national stakeholder institutions before giving clearance for the construction of country's first icebreaker research vessel for polar expeditions.

New Delhi-based Grintex India Limited, shipping design consultants, has been identified by the National Centre for Antartic and Ocean Research to design the