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Air Pollution

Pollutants in the air aren't always visible and come from many different sources.<p>Smog hanging over cities is the most familiar and obvious form of air pollution. But there are different kinds of pollution—some visible, some invisible—that contribute to global warming. Generally any substance that …

Climate Change

Plane Exhaust Kills More People Than Plane Crashes

Toxic pollutants kill at least ten thousand annually, study says.<p><b>There's a new fear of flying: You're more likely to die from exposure to toxic pollutants in plane exhaust than in a plane crash, a new study suggests.</b><p>In recent years, airplane crashes have killed about a thousand people annually, …

Pictures: Green Walls May Cut Pollution in Cities

Swagging .22 cal. heavy pellets

.22 Survival Pellets for Small Game, Bug Out

Adjusting the Trigger On The Umarex Octane, Fuel & Ruger Yukon

Umarex Octane Trigger Job

Scenes from Everytown: 4:08pm

Shooting .50 Caliber Air Rifle, We shoot Dragons Claw 50 cal Airgun by Sam Yang

Pellet power & performance - A hunter's guide to shooting air rifles

Afield on Airguns | The challenge and joy of hunting with an airgun!

Posted on April 29, 2018 by<p>About a year ago I wrote an article for Airgunner in which I asked, Is the .30 the new .25? I was looking at the reasons …

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BBC News - China's Grime Belt Air Pollution Extreme

WHO calls air pollution in Chinese cities a crisis


Canned air from your favorite cities now on sale

Miss the smells of home? Artist Kirill Rudenko is canning air from many of the world's major cities and selling it for $10 a pop.<p>Mel Brooks fans …

On Sale Now in China: Cans of 'Revolutionary' Air

<i>Courtesy of</i> <i>Chen Guangbiao,</i> <i>one of the country's biggest philanthropists. What is he up to?</i><p>Recent tensions between China and Japan over the Diaoyu/Senkaku islands have brought out the best and worst in Chinese society. They've also led to some unusual displays of patriotism. Recycling tycoon and …

Bottled AIR: Chinese multimillionaire sells EIGHT MILLION 80-cent cans of fresh air in TEN DAYS as pollution levels climb to record highs

By and<p>escape the smog.<p>Cans of fresh air are up for sale in China as a multimillionaire looks to capitalize on the country's foulest fortnight for air …


Canned air for sale to combat smog in China

If there's a need, a Chinese entrepreneur will find a way.<p>The foul smog swallowing much of China has inspired one such man to launch a humorous campaign to focus on environmental issues -- by selling canned fresh air.<p>Known for his showman flair, millionaire Chen Guangbiao stood on a Beijing …

You Are What You Breathe

If you think air quality in the U.S. has improved since the government has cracked down on industrial emissions and Priuses now zip down every …

Chinese Breathe Bags of Mountain Air

Residents of Zhengzhou, China, lined up this week to breathe fresh bags of mountain air. The event was a publicity stunt for a nearby nature preserve, but the citizens of one of the most polluted cities on Earth were eager participants.<p>Forty bags and 2,000 cans of air were vacuum packed in the …

Fake News

China's Deadly Smog

At least 350,000 people in China die each year from air pollution, according to China's former health minister Chen Zhu.<p>Zhu cautioned that the annual mortality rate could actually be as high as 500,000—slightly less than the American Cancer Society's estimate for U.S. cancer deaths in 2013, which …


Beijing Televises Sunrise

Smog in Beijing has become so thick that the only visable sunrise in the polluted capital city yesterday was the one projected on an LED screen in Tienanmen Square. As commuters wore industrial strength face masks to work, the Chinese government issued a severe air warning, advising the elderly and …


Canned Air on Sale in China

Just how poor is the air quality in China right now? A Chinese entrepreneur has taken to selling fresh air in cans. Chen Guangbiao, who is worth somewhere around $740 million, is marketing soda cans filled with air for five yuan (80 cents) each. They come in the following “flavors”: pristine Tibet, …


China's Pollution Taints U.S. Air

Second-hand pollution wafting from China leads to at least one extra day per year of ozone smog for Los Angeles residents, and accounts for as much as a quarter of the sulfate pollution on the West Coast, according new scientific research.<p>The paper, co-authored by Chinese, British, and American …