by Jeff Spross Posted on December 11, 2014
Forty-six percent of those surveyed agreed "much" more that "scientists at the EPA should set pollution standards" over Congress, and another 22 percent agreed with it "somewhat."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on November 30, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
The rapidly worsening air quality in the Indian capital of Delhi has officials calling for drastic measures to address the growing public health emergency.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 24, 2014
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality plan proposed a few years ago relied mostly on natural improvements in air quality.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
Environmental groups are pledging to intensify their push on the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft in the wake of a new report showing no improvement in fuel efficiency from U.S. domestic airlines.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 7, 2014
Poor, minority populations are especially at risk, according to a new study.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on November 1, 2014 Updated: November 1, 2014
There was a new trend on the catwalk at China Fashion Week in Beijing, and it was well-timed considering the air quality outside.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on October 20, 2014
Organizers provided 140,000 sponges that runners could use to “clean their skin that is exposed to the air.”
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014
The health benefits of the reduced power plant pollution would result in 3,500 fewer premature deaths, 1,000 fewer hospital visits, and 220 fewer heart attacks every year.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 30, 2014
Habitat degradation, exploitation, and climate change have cut global vertebrate populations by 52 percent in the last four decades, according to a new study.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The indoor air pollution from fuels the global poor burn to cook and light and heat their homes cause as many as 4.3 million deaths a year. Here's how solar power could begin alleviating the problem.