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Climate Change Impact? USGS Says Permafrost in Central Alaska Thawing Faster Than Believed

One-fourth of the permafrost underneath Alaska could thaw by the end of the century, according to U.S. Geological Survey scientists after using statistically modeled maps drawn from satellite data. The survey projected that the near-surface permafrost that currently underlies 38% of boreal and arctic Alaska would be reduced by 16% to 24% by 2100. Permafrost declines are more likely in ...

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Pachauri quits IPCC panel amid allegations of sexual harassment

Indian environmentalist R.K. Pachauri on Tuesday resogned as chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) following charges of sexual harassment, though he strongly denied the accusation. The bureau of the UN’s IPCC accepted the resignation and named Vice-Chair Ismail El Gizouli as acting chair. This follows the decision by Pachauri to step down as the chairman of the ...

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Inter CA Exam (IPCC) results to be declared today; Where to check?

The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) will declare the results of Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC) today, August 21 (Thursday) at 4 pm and the candidates can log in to the official website: http://www.caresults.nic.in/ Those who want to receive results by e-mail can register in advance at the official website and click on “Register here to receive the ...

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