#Air quality

  • Article: Australia’s Bushfire Smoke Will Do a ‘Full Circuit’ Around the Earth, NASA Says

    Australia’s Bushfire Smoke Will Do a ‘Full Circuit’ Around the Earth, NASA Says

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 20, 2020

    Bushfires continue to rage across Australia’s east and south coasts. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2019

    As the air gets dirtier, more people are getting sick. Read more

  • Article: Dozens of People Are Suing the Indonesian Government Over Severe Air Pollution

    Dozens of People Are Suing the Indonesian Government Over Severe Air Pollution

    By Sushmita Roy|July 2, 2019

    Jakarta residents are using the hashtag #SetorFotoPolusi to share photos of the polluted city. Read more

  • Article: Pollution: The 10 US Cities With the Worst Air Quality

    Pollution: The 10 US Cities With the Worst Air Quality

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2019

    “At the federal level we’re heading in the exact opposite direction.” Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Schools Close Because of Toxic Smog in Bangkok

    Hundreds of Schools Close Because of Toxic Smog in Bangkok

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 30, 2019

    The city is also running out of face masks. Read more

  • Article: Millions of British Children Are Breathing Toxic Air, Says Unicef

    Millions of British Children Are Breathing Toxic Air, Says Unicef

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 22, 2018

    It includes 1.6 million under-5s, and 270,000 babies. Read more

  • Article: UK Makes Last-Ditch Effort to Avoid Steep Air Pollution Fines

    UK Makes Last-Ditch Effort to Avoid Steep Air Pollution Fines

    By Joe McCarthy|May 22, 2018

    Critics say the plan is still inadequate. Read more

  • Article: Finland Has the Cleanest Air in the World, Report Finds

    Finland Has the Cleanest Air in the World, Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2018

    The country is also well on its way to achieve its Paris Climate Agreement goals. Read more