Air Pollution

Air pollution seems to be shrinking human sperm

Researchers warn about an unseen consequence of our filthy air<p>We have all seen that dystopian film, the one where fertility drops and humans stop …

Pollution

The Budget Is A Chance To Take Real Action On Air Pollution

We all have the right to trust the air we breathe<p>Toby Melville / Reuters<p>When it comes to having choices life in Britain appears at first to be …

Pollution

10 Ways To Protect Children From Air Pollution

Reuters / Olivia Harris<p>Since becoming a mum, I’ve become even more concerned about the level of air pollution my son is exposed to. High levels of …

Pollution

This Week In Climate Change – Things You Might Have Missed

You're busy, we get it. Here's everything you need to know from the last week's environmental news.<p>***<p><b>1. The UK government are looking into a tax on</b> …

Climate

Oil droplets from cooking contributes to indoor air pollution finds study

A team of researchers from the Texas Tech University and Utah State University were looking at the properties of the oil droplets that are released …

Pollution

Cooking a full English or stir fry 'causes indoor air pollution which could harm health'

Cooking a full English breakfast or stir fry could cause hazardous indoor air pollution, scientists have found.

Pollution

Delhi Half Marathon To Be Run Despite Deadly Air Pollution In India

The Delhi High Court has ruled that the Delhi Half Marathon will go on as scheduled for Nov. 19 despite the Indian capital being covered in thick …

Pollution

With Smog Meringues, You Can Taste Your City’s Air Pollution

Artists whip up a way for your taste buds to go through what your lungs do every day.<p>Tasting notes for wine often reference other delicious things. …

Culture

Trees Can Fight Air Pollution And Reduce Asthma Attacks In Urban Areas

We have a new weapon in the fight against air pollution.<p>A new study from the University of Exeter has found that trees could be serve an additional …

Pollution

Gurgaon residents fail lungs screening test, pledge to curb air pollution

Around 100 people on Wednesday took a pledge to curb air pollution in the city after they participated in a lung screening test at an event in …

Pollution

COLUMN-Burning more coal to cut pollution - India's distressing dilemma: Russell

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)<p>* Graphic of air pollution in New Delhi and Beijing: …

Pollution

Delhi air pollution: Smog season has just started, will continue throughout winter, says US weather forecaster

<b>Washington</b>: Cities in north India and Pakistan will continue to experience dangerous level of smog-filled pollution over the next several months as …

Pollution

People With Certain Blood Types Appear to Be More at Risk From Air Pollution

*Closes window*<p>The kind of blood you have could increase or decrease your risk of having a heart attack in response to high levels of air pollution, …

Science

PocketLab Air Pollution Monitor

Clifton Roozeboom has designed and developed a new pocket-sized air pollution monitor which is capable of measuring pollution and emissions in your …

Pollution

This World COPD Day #SaveYourLungs – A CSR initiative by Philips

The high level of pollution recorded in India’s capital city recently acquired immense attention from all fronts. People woke up to dense smog, there …

Pollution

Air Pollution 2nd Biggest Health Hazard in India in 2016: Lancet

Even as smog keeps its stranglehold on Delhi-NCR, a new report says outdoor air pollution was responsible for six per cent of the total disease …

Pollution

Emergency plan needs to be implemented to combat pollution:CSE

New Delhi, Nov 14 (PTI) A green body today called for the implementation of an emergency plan to address air pollution, after a Lancet Journal report …

Sustainability

Delhi's smog-fighting helicopters can't fly – because of smog

City administrators were told the choppers would be unable to help dissipate the smog until the smog itself cleared<p>An ambitious plan to use helicopters to fight Delhi’s air pollution has been grounded – because the aircraft cannot operate in such thick smog.<p>The Delhi government had engaged a …

News

Air pollution in Victorian-era Britain – its effects on health now revealed

The health hazards of atmospheric pollution have become a major concern in Britain and around the world. Much less is known about its effects in the …

Pollution

Deadly Air Pollution Becomes a Common Enemy for India and Pakistan

From his office in the smog shrouded city of Lahore, environment official Saif Anjum pores over reams of pollution data and lists the actions being …

Business

A Million Black Americans Face Health Risks From Living Near Industry

More than a million black people face an increased risk of cancer and asthma thanks to air pollution resulting from oil refineries or natural gas …

African-American News

7 Ways That Air Pollution Can Harm Your Health

Photo Credit: Nasir Kachroo/NurPhoto/Getty<p>Slide 1 of 15<p>Breathe deep<p>An estimated 3.3 million deaths worldwide are caused by outdoor air pollution, …

Science

AIR POLLUTION: Subcommittee to vote on 4 rule-busting bills

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Climate

Child malnutrition, air pollution top risk factors for country’s health decline in 2016, says report

The under-five mortality rate in India has reduced substantially from 1990, however, the difference between states in this rate is high.<p>Child and …

Public Health

News - Air Pollution May Delay Almaz Ayana's Half Marathon Debut

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon Organizers Looking at Ways to Avoid New Delhi Air Pollution By Adam Kopet As was reported earlier this month, Ethiopia's …

Athletics

Dear Delhi Govt, Stop Masking Pollution With Women’s Safety

When public institutions in Delhi, such as the Pollution Control Board, failed to ensure clean air for its citizens, the National Green Tribunal …

Sustainability

DEBATE: With CO2 at record levels, does the UK need to prioritise clean energy?

With CO2 at record levels, does the UK need to prioritise clean energy?<p>Greg Jackson, founder of challenger energy firm Octopus Energy, says YES.<p>It’s …

Climate Change

Study Links Osteoporosis to Air Pollution

Exposure to air pollution is known to cause a vast array of respiratory health problems, but in a new study, researchers at Columbia University's …

Pollution

Smog is increasing air pollution in India

Smog is so intense throughout India, it's like smoking more than 44 cigarettes a day. CNN's New Delhi bureau chief Nikhil Kumar reports.

World News

Protected Bike Lanes Guard Cyclists from Pollution

As a relatively new cyclist and resident of South Seattle, the recent The Urbanist piece about the downgrading of protected bike lanes frustrated me. …

Pollution