#Air pollution

  • Article: Home Heating Kills 10,000 People a Year, Study Says
    Environment

    Home Heating Kills 10,000 People a Year, Study Says

    By Colleen Curry|March 13, 2017

    Next time you're chilly at home, think twice about turning up the thermostat. Read more

  • Article: WHO: Pollution Kills 1.7 Million Kids Under 5 Each Year
    Health

    WHO: Pollution Kills 1.7 Million Kids Under 5 Each Year

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2017

    It’s all preventable. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution in India Is Rivaling China as World’s Deadliest
    Health

    Air Pollution in India Is Rivaling China as World’s Deadliest

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 15, 2017

    Air pollution in India causes 1.1 million premature deaths. Read more

  • Article: Poland Refuses to Give Up Coal. Now Its Smog Levels Rival China
    Environment

    Poland Refuses to Give Up Coal. Now Its Smog Levels Rival China

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 12, 2017

    As the rest of the world runs from coal, Poland is gorging on it. Read more

  • Article: Paris Makes Public Transit Free to Fight Toxic Air Pollution
    Environment

    Paris Makes Public Transit Free to Fight Toxic Air Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 7, 2016

    But will this cause massive delays? Read more

  • Article: Hundreds Die, Schools Close as Tehran’s Air Pollution Reaches New Extremes
    Environment

    Hundreds Die, Schools Close as Tehran’s Air Pollution Reaches New Extremes

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2016

    "My city has been lost." Read more

  • Article: Delhi Is a 'Gas Chamber,' Says Officials of Toxic Smog Levels
    Environment

    Delhi Is a 'Gas Chamber,' Says Officials of Toxic Smog Levels

    By Meghan Werft|Nov. 7, 2016

    Pollutant levels are 16x safe levels. Read more

  • Article: 90% of People Breathe Dangerous Air, WHO Reports
    Environment

    90% of People Breathe Dangerous Air, WHO Reports

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 27, 2016

    It’s mostly an invisible threat. Read more