Veerabhadran Ramanathan

Type: Person
Name: Veerabhadran Ramanathan
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

United Nations Climate Summit 2014: Clean Diesel Power Driving Progress in Meeting Climate, Energy & Sustainability Goals

WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the United Nations Climate Summit takes place in New York, clean diesel technology is poised as a key solution to help the world tackle the climate challenge, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of ... [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Pope Francis, Catholic Church Key To Climate Change Effort

A group of scientists are banking on Catholic Church leader Pope Francis and other heads of the world's religion in the fight against the effects of climate change. In an essay published in the Science journal, scientists argue that it would be better ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Spiritual guidance for the planet

Protecting the planet is a matter of morality, Scripps researcher Veerabhadran Ramanathan and Cambridge economist Partha Dasgupta wrote in an essay in the journal Science last week.“Humanity is at a crossroads,” they stated in the article. “Do we continue ... [Published U-T San Diego - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists Urge Religious Leaders to Help Protect Environment

The destruction of vital ecosystems is appreciated neither by development economists, nor by national governments who permit GDP growth to trump environmental protection in their policies. Two scientists with decades of research experience in environmental ... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists Turn to Pope Francis and World’s Religions to Save the Planet

It argues that engaging religious leaders, rather than relying on politicians, could hold the key to mobilising billions of people around the world to change aspects of their lifestyles to help prevent catastrophic climate change.The article singles out ... [Published Disinformation - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists call upon Pope Francis to take the lead on climate change

Holy Father has the moral authority and responsibility to teach all about creation care.Historically, the Catholic Church has been accused of being anti-science. This is a lie. The Catholic Church is pro-truth and in cases where science was not yet established, ... [Published Catholic Online - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Scientists Admit Defeat And Ask Pope Francis To Help Combat Global Warming

In what is being described as a ‘watershed moment’, a group of scientists have called on Pope Francis and the Roman Catholic Church to help combat global warming.It sounds a rather bizarre relationship doesn’t it? For centuries the church and the scientific ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Leading climate scientists call on religious leaders to help save the environment

Two of the world’s leading scientists have made an unprecedented call on religious leaders to spark a "massive mobilisation of public opinion", insisting that only through God can we save the environment. Writing in the journal Science, Cambridge University’s ... [Published The Independent - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

India ozone pollution kills enough crops to feed millions

Image: Reuters / Arko DattaMillions of tons of India’s major crops get damaged yearly due to air pollution – leaving a third of the country’s impoverished people short on nutrition, a joint US-India study reveals.In the space of just one year, ozone pollution ... [Published Green Times South Africa - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: Ozone, Pollution, India
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 3 reports

India’s ozone pollution kills enough crops to feed 94m a year

Sunday, September 7th, 2014 ByStudying data from 2005, scientists concluded that in that year alone, ozone pollution killed 6 million tonnes of wheat, soybean and rice crops – enough to have fed around a third of the country’s poor.Although ozone is essential ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

Ozone pollution damages crops worth USD 1.29 billion in India

Over six million metric tonnes of wheat, rice, soybean and cotton crops worth USD 1.29 billion were destroyed in India due to surface ozone pollution, a US based organisation of geophysicists said today.The study said that India could have fed 94 million ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Ozone, Pollution, India, Wheat
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Educating Planet Earth

Scientists and politicians have wrestled with climate change and other environmental issues with mixed results, Scripps scientist Veerabhadran Ramanathan told international education officials Tuesday. Now, he said, it’s time for educators and religious ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 20 2014]

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"it is miraculous that eight decades of research by professor dasgupta and myself on the natural and social science aspects of environmental changes has led us to the doorstep of moral leaders of religions to rescue humanity from climate change" Ramanathan said

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United Nations Climate Summit 2014: Clean Diese... [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - Sep 22 2014]
Pope Francis, Catholic Church Key To Climate Ch... [Published International Business Times Australia - Sep 22 2014]
Spiritual guidance for the planet [Published U-T San Diego - Sep 21 2014]
Scientists Urge Religious Leaders to Help Prote... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 20 2014]
Scientists Turn to Pope Francis and World’s Rel... [Published Disinformation - Sep 19 2014]
Scientists call upon Pope Francis to take the l... [Published Catholic Online - Sep 19 2014]
Scientists Admit Defeat And Ask Pope Francis To... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 19 2014]
Science turns to religion for “mass mobilisatio... [Published Noodls - Sep 19 2014]
Leading climate scientists call on religious le... [Published The Independent - Sep 18 2014]
Scientists turn to Pope Francis and world’s rel... [Published Telegraph - Sep 18 2014]
India ozone pollution kills enough crops to fee... [Published Green Times South Africa - Sep 17 2014]
India’s ozone pollution kills enough crops to f... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 07 2014]
India's Smog Destroyed Enough Crops In A Year T... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 06 2014]
India ozone pollution kills enough crops to fee... [Published Russia Today - Sep 06 2014]
Ozone pollution damages crops worth USD 1.29 bi... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 05 2014]
Surface ozone pollution in India killing crops:... [Published Mangalorean - Sep 05 2014]
Study: surface ozone in India in 2005 damaged 6... [Published Green Car Congress - Sep 04 2014]
Domoguen: Climate Change, ignore it with the fu... [Published Sun Star Network - Sep 01 2014]
Educating Planet Earth [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 20 2014]
UC San Diego Professors to Again Present MOOC o... [Published PRWeb - Apr 07 2014]
Shoot! NASA has more bad news about Arctic [Published seattlepi.com - Feb 21 2014]
Earth-orbiting satellites see Arctic surface da... [Published EarthSky - Feb 18 2014]
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Study: surface ozone in India in 2005 damaged 6... [Published Green Car Congress - Sep 04 2014]
Smog in India. Ozone, the main component of smog, is a plant-damaging pollutant formed by emissions from vehicles, cooking stoves and other sources. New research shows that ozone pollution damaged millions of tons of wheat, rice, soybean and cotton ...
Earth-orbiting satellites see Arctic surface da... [Published EarthSky - Feb 18 2014]
This image shows a visualization of Arctic sea ice cover on Sept. 12, 2013 – around the time of Arctic sea ice minimum for 2013 – with a yellow line showing the 30-year average minimum extent. Last year’s sea ice minimum extent was substantially larger ...
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