#air pollution

  • Article: Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds

    Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 8, 2019

    New study shows all national parks suffer from some level of hazardous air pollution. Read more

  • Article: Sikhs Around the World Are Planting 1 Million Trees to Fight Climate Change

    Sikhs Around the World Are Planting 1 Million Trees to Fight Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|April 12, 2019

    The Sikh faith believes nature and animals should be treasured. Read more

  • Article: These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand

    These Drones Are Spraying Pollution Out of the Sky in Thailand

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 24, 2019

    Bangkok’s air pollution has been deemed “code red” by officials Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

  • Article: Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report

    Deadly Air Pollution Shortens Lives by Nearly 2 Years: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 20, 2018

    Air pollution is cutting global life expectancy by an average of 1.8 years per person Read more

  • Article: How Toxic Is Your City’s Air? Now You Can Find Out

    How Toxic Is Your City’s Air? Now You Can Find Out

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 27, 2018

    Where in the world is the cleanest air? Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 19, 2018

    "Closure will have an economic impact — but the continued operation has an environmental impact." Read more

  • Article: These Giant Towers Could Clean Toxic Smog in the World's Most Polluted Megacity

    These Giant Towers Could Clean Toxic Smog in the World's Most Polluted Megacity

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 19, 2018

    Around 7 million people die each year from exposure to harmful particles in the air. Read more