#smog

  • 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

  • Article: Mexico City's First Elected Female Mayor Sets Her Sights on Smog

    Mexico City's First Elected Female Mayor Sets Her Sights on Smog

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 6, 2018

    When scientist Claudia Sheinbaum takes office, she hopes to bring the city out of the dark. Read more

  • Article: Delhi Primary Schools to Shut Down as Smog Forces ‘State of Medical Emergency’

    Delhi Primary Schools to Shut Down as Smog Forces ‘State of Medical Emergency’

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 7, 2017

    Delhi’s chief minister called the city a “gas chamber.” Read more

  • Article: This New Map Shows You How Many Years of Life Pollution Has Taken Away From You Based Off Where You Live

    This New Map Shows You How Many Years of Life Pollution Has Taken Away From You Based Off Where You ...

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 12, 2017

    You might want to take a look. Read more

  • Article: These Smog-Filtering Bikes Are Giving People in China Clean Air

    These Smog-Filtering Bikes Are Giving People in China Clean Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2017

    Too good to be true? Read more

  • Article: Beijing’s Latest Air Pollution Crisis Isn’t From Coal

    Beijing’s Latest Air Pollution Crisis Isn’t From Coal

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2017

    The barrage of dust is setting an ominous precedent. Read more

  • Article: Terrifying Time-Lapse Video Shows Smog Engulfing Beijing in 20 Minutes

    Terrifying Time-Lapse Video Shows Smog Engulfing Beijing in 20 Minutes

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 3, 2017

    China issued red alerts for 25 cities Sunday. Read more