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UNICEF: 300 million kids are breathing highly toxic air

About 300 million children around the world are breathing "extremely toxic" air, according to a new report from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).<p>The 100-page report released Monday breaks down stats alongside World Health Organization standards, showing that 2 billion children altogether …

Toxic smog covers Delhi after Diwali

Delhi has been blanketed in a toxic fog the morning after the Hindu festival of Diwali, when hundreds of thousands of people in the Indian capital celebrate by setting off crackers and fireworks.<p>Air quality in the Indian capital, one of the world’s most polluted cities, is usually very poor due to …

Pollution

How the world's population has changed and when it will reach eight billion

The world's human population is growing rapidly and is expected to hit eight billion in the next 10 years, according to the latest figures.<p>The impact this has on the world is huge. Currently scientists are deciding whether to approve the term Anthropocene, a new era in Earth's history in which …

Geography

As India signs Paris climate treaty, here's a look at the devastation global warming has caused

India has signed the Paris climate treaty to become one of the countries looking at reducing greenhouse gas emissions.<p>Climate change has been a …

Here's what cities could look like in 10 years

The data confirm it: Cities are the way of the future.<p>As the years go by, more and more people are choosing to leave behind their suburban and rural lives in search of greater urban opportunities.<p>To get a sense of what city life might look like in the future, Business Insider called on futurists, …

Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Extinction