#Air Pollution

  • Article: Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 24, 2020

    Barcelona, London, and Paris are some of the cities taking major strides in getting rid of cars. Read more

  • Article: Coronavirus Shutdowns Cause Decline in Air Pollution

    Coronavirus Shutdowns Cause Decline in Air Pollution

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|March 23, 2020

    But experts have warned that the coronavirus outbreak could also halt progress on climate change. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|March 4, 2020

    Reducing fossil fuel emissions could reverse this effect. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About South Africa's #SpekboomChallenge

    What You Need to Know About South Africa's #SpekboomChallenge

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 10, 2020

    There's a new viral challenge sweeping the nation — and it's great news for the environment. Read more

  • Article: Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 5, 2020

    It's really important to be holding "greenwashing" to account. Read more

  • Article: India Buys Hundreds of Air Purifiers to Combat Toxic Air — But Only for Government Officials

    India Buys Hundreds of Air Purifiers to Combat Toxic Air — But Only for Government Officials

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 29, 2020

    Ministry officials have spent over $100,000 on devices most Indians cannot afford. Read more

  • Article: This London Road Is Set to Become the UK’s First Zero-Emission Street

    This London Road Is Set to Become the UK’s First Zero-Emission Street

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 18, 2019

    Petrol and diesel cars will be banned for 18 months on the street in a bid to improve air quality. Read more

  • Article: New Delhi Shut Down Schools in Response to Severe Air Pollution

    New Delhi Shut Down Schools in Response to Severe Air Pollution

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2019

    Toxic smog and smoke can cause brain damage in kids. Read more