What is the cause of climate change?

Climate change and global warming

Table of Contents How we can define climate change?Climate change and Global WarmingWhat are the Impacts of climate change and global warming?What are the causes of global warming?Major Greenhouse gasesMain sources of CO2The trends of Climatic changes in IndiaChallenges of climate change in IndiaImpact of change of climate in India Impact on Indian agricultureWater stress …

What is the cause of climate change? Read More »

Tropical rainforest biome plants and animals

Tropical rainforest of amazon

Table of Contents Tropical rain forestLocation and extent of rainforestThe climate of tropical rainforest biomesPrecipitationPlants and animals of the tropical rainforestComposition of speciesVertical stratification of plants in the rainforest biome1. top most layer2. second layer3. Third layer4. fourth layer5. Ground layerTropical rainforest animalsPlants in tropical rainforestsAnimals of tropical rainforestReptiles of the Rainforest biomeBirds of tropical …

Tropical rainforest biome plants and animals Read More »

Deciduous forests: Characteristics, Plants and Animals

Acacia flower of deciduous forests

Table of Contents IntroductionWhat are deciduous forests?Location of deciduous forestsClimatic conditions of deciduous forestTypes of deciduous forestsMoist deciduous forestsDry deciduous forestsClimatic conditions tropical Monsoon landsPlant community and structure.Agricultural development in the monsoon landsShifting cultivation in deciduous forestsAnimal life in deciduous biomesMan, and the monsoon deciduous forestRead more articles Introduction We all are familiar with the …

Deciduous forests: Characteristics, Plants and Animals Read More »

Earth’s Atmosphere Composition and Structure

Composition and structure of earth's atmosphere

Table of Contents Earth’s AtmosphereEvolution of the earth’s AtmosphereMain gases of the Primitive earth’s atmosphere.Stage-1. (4.4 billion years ago) Stage-2. (3.8 billion years ago) Stage-3. (3.6 billion year ago to present)Composition of earth’s AtmosphereNitrogenOxygenMethaneNitrous-OxideOzoneWater-vapourDust particlesStructure of the earth’s atmosphereTroposphereStratosphereOzonosphere (chemosphere)MesosphereIonosphere and ThermosphereIonosphere consists of the following layersExosphereModern views regarding the structure of the earth’s atmosphereBased …

Earth’s Atmosphere Composition and Structure Read More »

Types of precipitation and rainfall

precipitation

Table of Contents IntroductionWhat is Precipitation?Theories associated with precipitation are as followingBergeron-Fiendeisen processCollision-Coalescence processThe favourable conditions required for collision and coalescenceWhat are the Forms of precipitation?RainDrizzleSnowSleetSnow palletsHailTypes of precipitationConvectional Precipitation-The two conditions necessary for convectional precipitationOrographic PrecipitationFrontal or cyclonic precipitationGlobal distribution of precipitation and rainfallEquatorial zoneTrade wind zoneSubtropical zoneMediterranean zone Mid latitude zonePolar zoneGlobal Distribution of …

Types of precipitation and rainfall Read More »

What are Tropical Cyclones and their characteristics?

Tropical cyclones

Table of Contents What are Tropical Cyclones?Typical Isobars in a Tropical Cyclone DevelopmentCharacteristics of tropical cycloneClassification of Tropical Cyclones-Tropical disturbances-Tropical Depressions-Tropical Storms-Hurricanes or typhoons-Major oceanic currents pdfThe Origin of Tropical cyclones-Structure of Tropical CycloneThe following are the parts of a tropical cyclone-Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale. What are Tropical Cyclones? Tropical cyclones represent a circulatory motion of …

What are Tropical Cyclones and their characteristics? Read More »

Jet streams and how they affect the climate?

What are jet streams and how they affect climate

Table of Contents IntroductionJet streamsEffect of Jet StreamWind profile of Jet StreamWhat are the characteristics of jet Stream?when were the jet streams discovered?why do they move faster during the winters?How Jet streams are formed?Where they normally located?What is the significance of jet streams?Types of Jet stream?Polar front jet streamSubtropical westerly jet streamWhat is the significance …

Jet streams and how they affect the climate? Read More »

What is Migration and its consequences?

Migration due to social and political factors

Table of Contents IntroductionMigrationDifference between mobility and migration?Types of migration? Causes of MigrationsThe causes of migration can be broadly divided into push and pull factors.Push factorsPull factorsConsequences of migration Introduction Today, many people have to move from one place to another due to many reasons. In geographical terms, it is known as migration. Many of …

What is Migration and its consequences? Read More »