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At 2C increased temperature reptiles found to eat more predatory insects

According to a recent study lizards were found to eat less healthily at 2C warmer temperature.

30 Oct 2019 10:46 AM

Mumbai braces for hotter weekend

The IMD has also stated that the hot weather in Mumbai Metropolitan Region may increase between 18 May and 21 May.

19 May 2019 5:59 AM

Cases of gastrointestinal diseases increase with heat and cold

Here is what a new study has found.

29 Oct 2018 2:56 PM

Temperature soars in city after monsoon withdrawal

Weather experts have stated that Mumbai has been rain deficit by 10 per cent this monsoon.

08 Oct 2018 1:51 AM

Hot temperatures lead to lesser productivity at work, says study

One-degree increase in the ten-day temperature average raises the probability that a worker will be absent by as much as 5 per cent.

30 Aug 2018 9:23 PM


Having a fan on in bedroom could be irritating allergies and drying out skin

Allergies, asthma and dry eyes could all be irritated by fans which, as well as lowering temperature in room, blows dust and pollen around.

28 Jul 2018 2:20 PM

Rains lash capital, more likely today: MeT

Areas under Palam, Lodhi Road, Ridge and Ayanagar received 6.2 mm, 10 mm, 23.8 mm and 9.4 mm rains till 8.30 am on Sunday.

23 Jul 2018 1:37 AM

Human influence detected in changing seasons: Study

Satellite temperature data are consistent with models that project that this seasonal

21 Jul 2018 2:55 PM

Default level at 24°C

The temperature setting will range from 24°C-26°C. We talk to various stakeholders to know their opinion.

01 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

Brain structure linked to symptoms of restless legs syndrome

Structural changes make it even more convincing that RLS symptoms are stemming from unique changes in the brain.

02 Jun 2018 5:07 PM


Earth may become 4 degrees warmer by 2084, says study

Increase translates to more annual and seasonal warming over land than over ocean, with significant warming in Arctic, researchers said.

24 May 2018 6:47 PM

Reasons of shift from deep sleep to lighter one

The findings of the study presented a possible new link between temperature, sleep arousals and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

26 Apr 2018 9:06 PM

Tiny fly blows bubbles to cool off: study

The fly's bubble-blowing has been observed before, but its function has remained a mystery up until now.

19 Apr 2018 9:01 PM

Mumbai’s temperature to rise to 38 degrees, soon

The maximum temperature on Friday was recorded as 33.3 degrees, one degree higher than the normal.

14 Apr 2018 1:48 AM

Chocolates should never be kept in the fridge, even when the weather is warm: Expert

If the temperature inside your house is 28 degrees C, that is when chocolate can be put in the fridge.

30 Jan 2018 2:59 PM


Nights to get warmer in the next few days

Despite the chilly climate, Mumbaikars may experience warmer night, says India Meteo-rological Department (IMD).

07 Jan 2018 3:46 AM

Government report suggests drastic climate change impact in US: report

Average US temperatures have risen dramatically and fast, with recent decades the warmest of the past 1,500 years.

08 Aug 2017 1:09 PM

US already feeling effects of climate change, rising temperatures: report

The report says emissions of greenhouse gases will affect the degree to which global temperatures continue to rise.

08 Aug 2017 8:57 AM

Yeast rises and overflows out of truck on US highway due to heat

The temperature activated the yeast in the truck carrying dough leading to the situataion.

27 Jul 2017 6:01 PM

Slight temperature rise may cause deadly heat waves in India

There were only 43 and 34 heat-related fatalities in 1975 and 1976, respectively, when the mean summer temperature was about 27.4° Celsius.

09 Jun 2017 2:10 AM