#Ecological Pollution

  • Article: Mining for Metal Used in Smartphone Batteries Is Causing Birth Defects in DRC

    Mining for Metal Used in Smartphone Batteries Is Causing Birth Defects in DRC

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 7, 2020

    A new study linked pollution caused by cobalt mines to birth defects in the region. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Still Discovering the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill's Longlasting Effects on Coral Reefs

    Scientists Are Still Discovering the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill's Longlasting Effects on Coral Reefs

    From News Deeply|Dec. 4, 2017

    Scientists are trying to determine the fate of a sensitive and unique ecosystem. Read more