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  • Solar Eclipse

    Why in News Cheruvathur in Kasaragod district, Kerala is one of the three places in the world where the solar eclipse will be most clearly seen on...

    20 Nov 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cyclone Bulbul

    Why in News The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert in Indian states of West Bengal and Odisha over Cyclone Bulbul in...

    08 Nov 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cyclone Maha

    A depression that developed in the Comorin Sea (near the southernmost end of India) has intensified into a cyclonic storm, named...

    31 Oct 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cyclone Kyarr

    Cyclone Kyarr is a tropical cyclone that has intensified west of India in the Northern Indian Ocean’s Arabian Sea as a Category 4 storm with...

    29 Oct 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Jet Streams

    What is a Jet Stream? The Jet Stream is a geostrophic wind blowing horizontally through the upper layers of the troposphere, generally from west...

    19 Aug 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • A New Way of Predicting Monsoon

    A researcher at a science and technology conference organised in Vienna by the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation has come up with...

    09 Jul 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cosmic Rays Impacting Earth’s Climate

    According to a study published in the Scientific Reports journal,the cosmic rays are impacting earth climate by adding low-cloud cover. Besides...

    06 Jul 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Total Solar Eclipse 2019

    A Total Solar Eclipse was witnessed in the region of the South Pacific and parts of South America (Mainly Chile and Argentina) This was the only...

    04 Jul 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • El-Nino Threatens Monsoon

    According to the India Meteorological Department, the deficiency in rainfall in June was 33%. With the El-Nino phenomenon being observed since the...

    03 Jul 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Monsoon

    Generally, across the world, the monsoons are experienced in the tropical area roughly between 20° N and 20° S. The climate of India is...

    24 Jun 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Rare Easterly Winds over the Indian Ocean

    Climate Prediction Centre of the US National Weather Service has said that unusually warm waters in the Arabian Sea have set up a rare band of...

    14 Jun 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Disaster Management-II

    Organisations related to Disaster Management Framework at Global level In 1994 the World Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction was held in...

    12 Jun 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cyclone Vayu

    The India Meteorological Department issued an orange alert over Cyclone Vayu. Cyclone Vayu, named by India, is only a deep depression and is still...

    11 Jun 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Disaster Management–I

    Why in News? In May 2019, more than 20 young people died due to a deadly fire at a coaching centre in Surat. According to National Crime Records...

    10 Jun 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Two-metre Sea Level Rise 'Plausible' by 2100

    According to new projections, global sea levels could rise by two metres (6.5 feet) and displace tens of millions of people by the end of the...

    22 May 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Heat Wave Warning

    Odisha State Disaster Management Authority (OSDMA) has issued a heat wave warning to most of the districts in the Odisha state. Temperature rises...

    22 May 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Pacific Decadal Oscillation

    Researchers from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune and Assam University set out to understand the drying phase in the...

    08 May 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • Cyclone Fani

    Cyclone Fani, is the first severe, cyclonic storm to have formed in April in India’s oceanic neighbourhood since 1976, according to the...

    01 May 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • AMR could Cause 10 Million Deaths: UN

    UN Interagency Coordinating Group has released a report titled "NO TIME TO WAIT: Securing The Future From Drug-resistant Infections". The Report...

    30 Apr 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

  • In Depth — Monsoon: Respite For Agriculture

    Monsoon is considered to be the lifeline of the Indian subcontinent, where economy is still largely dependent on agriculture. And at a time when...

    30 Apr 2019 Important Geophysical Phenomena

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