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  • Tremors felt in Chennai as magnitude 4.9 earthquake hits Bay of Bengal!
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    Tremors felt in Chennai as magnitude 4.9 earthquake hits Bay of Bengal!

    An earthquake measuring 4.9 magnitude on the Richter scale hit the Bay of Bengal region on Tuesday morning, according to the US Geological Survey. Light tremors were also felt in Northern Andaman, Chennai and Port Blair. People in Chennai took to social media to report the quake. However, no casualty or damage to property was […] More

  • 2018 fourth-hottest year since 1880; Earth set to get warmer!
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    2018 fourth-hottest year since 1880; Earth set to get warmer!

    Earth’s global surface temperatures in 2018 were the fourth warmest since 1880 and the planet will warm further, especially since greenhouse gas emissions are continuing to rise, Nasa and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have said. Global temperatures in 2018 were 0.83 degrees Celsius warmer than 1951 to 1980, according to scientists at […] More

  • In 80 years our Planet will not be Blue in colour!
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    In 80 years our Planet will not be Blue in colour!

    We all know that the ocean is blue because water absorbs the red part of the light spectrum. The absence of red makes blue to scatter largely. But some parts of the ocean appears from blue to green. The reason for it is the most important light-absorbing substance in the oceans is chlorophyll, produced by […] More