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Nearly one fifth of China's soil contaminated, report says  Apr 19, 3:32 pm
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Nearly one fifth of the soil in China is reportedly contaminated, an official study released by the country's Environmental Protection Ministry has revealed.
NASA's LADEE crashes on moon as planned   Apr 19, 9:52 am
Washington, April 19 (ANI): Ground controllers at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, confirmed that NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft impacted the surface of the Moon, as planned, between 9:30 and 10:22 p.m. PDT Thursday, April 17.
Malala portrait up for grabs at Christie's  Apr 17, 12:58 pm
New York, April 17(ANI): A sketched portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the girl who was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman, is up for auction in New York next month for her charity Malala Fund.
How memories are born   Apr 15, 10:29 am
Washington, April 15 (ANI): Researchers have said that by tracking brain activity when an animal stops to look around its environment they can mark the birth of a memory.
Work-home conflicts crucial contributor to employee burnout  Apr 7, 9:55 am
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that conflicts between work and home-in both directions-are an important contributor to the risk of burnout.
Assam beefs up security before the elections  Apr 6, 7:48 pm
Kaliabor (Assam), Apr.6 (ANI): Security forces have stepped up safety measures to ensure safe and fearless environment for voters as the world's biggest election is to begin in a day in the remote backwater of tea gardens and rice paddies of Assam.
Now, sake that is brewed under snow  Apr 3, 2:17 pm
Tokyo, Apr 3 (ANI): As a practice that is popular among Hokkaido sake brewers, who like to take advantage of the natural environment, sake makers in Biei recently dug out containers of rice wine aged under the snow during the long winter.
Francois Hollande's ex Segolene Royal joins French cabinet  Apr 3, 10:49 am
London, April 3 (ANI): Francois Hollande's former partner Segolene Royal has joined the French government as environment minister.
Flintoff says it was 'good fun' getting on with environmental journalist Rob Penn  Mar 31, 12:22 pm
London, Mar. 31 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff says it was 'good fun' getting on with environmental journalist Rob Penn while shooting for the player's latest TV venture.
Dynamics behind Arctic ecosystems revealed  Mar 28, 11:28 am
Washington, March 28 (ANI): An international team of biologists have published an important study of entire food-web dynamics in the deserted tundra environment.
Stable government crucial for economic growth: Experts  Mar 26, 7:29 pm
New Delhi, Mar.26 (ANI): Senior Fellow and Director of Research Dr. Subir Gokran on Wednesday said the recent stabilization in the macro environment supported by rupee stabilization, sharp correction in current account deficit and the pickup in exports are major green shoots and create a platform for the other drivers to kick in.
'Environmentalist' Arnold Schwarzenegger accused of benefiting from deforestation  Mar 26, 4:39 pm
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Campaigners have reportedly alleged that Arnold Schwarzenegger held stock worth more than a million dollars in firms involved in the logging of the world's rainforests.
Arjun Kapoor announced ambassador of Earth Hour 2014  Mar 26, 4:39 pm
New Delhi, March 26 (ANI): Arjun Kapoor has been announced as the national brand ambassador of the environmental campaign 'Earth Hour 2014'.
Body clock can be reset to eliminate jet lag, say scientists  Mar 21, 2:12 pm
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Manchester have discovered a new mechanism that governs how body clocks react to changes in the environment, which could provide a solution for alleviating the detrimental effects of chronic shift work and jet-lag.
Scientist find dense disk and torus funnel at Circinus galaxy's center  Mar 14, 1:45 pm
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Researchers have obtained the most detailed view so far of the warm dust in the environment of a supermassive black hole in an active galaxy.
Global survey of urban birds and plants find more diversity than expected  Mar 12, 10:20 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): The largest analysis to date of the effect of urbanization on bird and plant species diversity worldwide has found that despite human influences many cities retain high numbers of native species and are far from barren environments.
Plants may be more intelligent than previously believed  Mar 5, 10:29 am
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that plants are more intelligent than we believe, insisting that they are also able to make complex decisions.
Tim Cook tells off shareholders unsupportive of Apple's environmental initiatives  Mar 2, 12:06 pm
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Apple's CEO Tim Cook held his ground against shareholders, who were reportedly apprehensive about the company turning into an environmentally friendly corporation, during the annual shareholders meeting.
Environmentalist Chandy Prasad Bhatt selected for Gandhi peace prize  Mar 1, 11:23 am
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): Noted Gandhian and environmentalist Chandi Prasad Bhatt has been selected for the Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2013.
Great lakes reach highest levels of freeze since 1994  Mar 1, 10:36 am
Washington, March 1 (ANI): NASA's Aqua satellite has shown the mostly frozen state of the Great Lakes on Feb. 19. On that date, ice spanned 80.3 percent of the lakes, according to NOAA's Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Akon plans to provide electricity to 1M African households  Feb 26, 3:51 pm
Washington, February 26 (ANI): Akon has launched an environmental project in Africa, which will provide electricity to one million households by the end 2014.
Chinese Vice Minister meets Rajnath Singh  Feb 20, 4:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): A Chinese delegation headed by Vice Minister for International Cooperation Department Ai Ping met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh ahead of general elections with an aim to strive for a peaceful and stable international environment favourable to Indo-Chinese relations.
Japanese firms adopt practices to protect environment  Feb 18, 5:03 pm
Tokyo, Feb.18 (ANI): Japanese manufacturing firms are adopting practices that protect the environment.
ANA Holdings announces mid-term corporate strategy for FY2014-2016  Feb 17, 2:09 pm
Tokyo, Feb.17 (ANI): ANA Holdings, Japan's largest airline group, recently set out its corporate strategy for achieving further growth over the period FY2014-2016 in the face of an increasingly competitive business environment.
Japanese firms provide solutions for safety and environment issues in Asia  Feb 11, 6:11 pm
Tokyo/Jakarta, Feb.11 (ANI): Japanese firms are working to improve the lives of people through technological innovations.
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