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Air pollution from vehicles damages your lungs and cardiovascular system after just two hours on busy street

(NaturalNews) Just two hours on a busy city street is enough to cause damage to your lungs and arteries, according to a study conducted by …

Air pollution makes Beijing nearly 'uninhabitable for human beings' according to study

(NaturalNews) After many days without rain in densely populated places like Los Angeles and New York City, it is sometimes possible to catch a small …

Plastic microfiber pollution threatens Great Lakes environment

(NaturalNews) Abandoning the use of plastic in clothing, as well as a number of other consumer products, may be the key to reducing environmental …

Overhyped electric cars and ethanol are 'greenwashed' scams that ultimately cause more pollution than fossil fuels

(NaturalNews) Driving an electric vehicle may not be as green as you might think, especially if you're living in a region that produces most of its …

Why cities make people stupid: Air pollution significantly reduces children's IQ, study finds

(NaturalNews) Metropolitan cities continue to swell across the U.S. as millions flock to densely populated regions seeking employment and hoping for …

The medical link between EMF pollution and 'unexplainable' chronic disease symptoms

(NaturalNews) The health danger of 'electrical pollution' is grossly misunderstood by Western medicine. But, for those suffering with the ill effects …

Technology and Science News

Walmart to transition toward smart shopping<p>Mark Zuckerberg apologizes for data theft on Facebook<p>New video shows moments before fatal self-driving …

Tough decisions await China's pollution battle

<b>Beijing -</b> China is in a unique position: It is a heavy polluter but is also probably spending more on efforts to combat pollution than any other country.<p>And it should, according to environmental groups.<p>At the UN-sponsored climate summit in Paris, China has been trying to rehabilitate its "bad boy" …

China to receive $300m loan to combat pollution levels

<b>China is to receive a $300m (£198m) loan from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to help it combat dangerous pollution levels in Beijing city and its surrounding area.</b><p>The ADB said that poor air quality had reached such a serious level that it was "jeopardising health and sustainable growth".<p>The loan …

Too hot to work: climate change 'puts south-east Asia economies at risk'

Rising temperatures and humidity due to climate change are likely to increase the number of days with unsafe “heat stress”, putting south-east Asia at great risk of significant drops in productivity, a research firm said on Wednesday.<p>Extreme heatwaves could push Gulf climate beyond human endurance, …

Asia