The Tibetan Plateau is a vast region in Central Asia, 1000km from north to south and 2500km from east to west. With an average elevation of 4500m, it is the world's highest and largest plateau. The titanic collision between India and Asia created ... Stuff.co.nz, 1 month ago
New Study Paints More Nuanced Picture of Central Asia's Desertification - AZoCleantech, 1 month ago
Stanford researchers capture Central Asia's 'de-greening' over millions of years - Terra Daily, 1 month ago
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A weird phenomenon is happening high above the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas that could prove to be an atmospheric nightmare. Photo by studio023/via Adobe A weird phenomenon is happening high above the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas that ...PBS, 1 month ago Strange Pumping Effect above Asia Threatens the Ozone Layer Scientific American, 1 month ago
Tibet is a place, tucked high up on the northern side of the Himalayas shrouded in mystery. Few people I know have travelled to Tibet and few are familiar with its rocky, rugged mountain-scape, vibrant city landmarks and peaceful and relaxed ...Huffington Post, 1 month ago
Isolation compels kindergarten teacher to make own supplies, toys Being a kindergarten teacher can be a real challenge - especially if your job involves working at 5,000 meters above sea level, high on the Tibetan plateau. Tsongyi county, in the ...CHINAdaily USA, 1 month ago
In the past, the remoteness and high elevation of the Himalayas and Tibetan plateau was believed to protect the vast expanse of land from the chronic pollution that haunts the densely populated regions of China and South Asia. It was thought that ...OneClimate.net, 1 month ago
Snow leopards live in remote, high-elevation area on and surrounding the Tibetan Plateau, known as the roof of the world. The region is warming more than twice as fast as the Northern Hemisphere on average, threatening endangered species that call ...UC College of Natural Resources, 1 month ago Study identifies climate refuges for endangered snow leopards China.org.cn, 1 month ago University of California Berkeley : Climate refuges identified for endangered snow leopards 4 Traders, 1 month ago
Like many hydropower projects, the Xayaburi Dam in northern Laos comes with pros and cons. While the Lao government and investors focus on economic benefits, environmentalists and residents voice concerns over risks it may bring to the Mekong. In ...Channel NewsAsia, 1 week ago
Tibet autonomous region will introduce domestically manufactured helicopters to improve rescue services in remote areas and develop tourism. Tibet Development Investment Group, a company solely invested in by the Tibetan government and Aviation ...CHINAdaily Africa, 2 weeks ago
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The photo of Qomolangma is taken in Tibet autonomous region on Oct 29, 2016. The 8,844.43-meter-high Qomolangma, located on the border of China and Nepal, is the world's tallest peak. [Photo/Xinhua] Climbers hoping to scale some of the world's ...CHINAdaily.com.cn, 1 month ago
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JAMES GORMAN NYT Syndicate One hundred sixty kilometres north of the Arctic Circle, by the side of a dusty road, two women in anti-mosquito head nets peer at a queen bumblebee buzzing furiously in a plastic tube. "I think it's the biggest ...Qatar Tribune, 1 month ago 6 scientists, 1000 miles, 1 prize -- the Arctic Bumblebee - - Iran and World.com, 1 month ago The hunt for the Arctic bee Sydney Morning Herald, 1 month ago The hunt for the Arctic bumblebee, the planet's advance experiment in climate change WA Today, 1 month ago
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