Even unborn babies are in danger of air pollution as a new study reveals sooty particles can make its way to the placenta. The placenta is an organ that nourishes the fetus as it develops in the mother's womb.
Dirty air is killing people and causing illnesses, but it’s also making people dumber. A new study shows that air pollution is linked to a clear and drastic decline in cognitive performance among almost 32,000 subjects.
Dusts accumulating in solar panels and airborne particles could reduce the efficiency of solar energy production.
Wildfires released pollutants at a rate three times as high as levels the EPA recorded.
The dangers of air pollution are particularly harsh on the youth.
Diesel apparently pollutes air much more than what is originally thought. Part of the problem is the defeat devices installed to lower emissions during testing.
Solving two problems in one: dirty air and energy sources.
Melting snow could lead to a higher short-term concentration of certain pollutants in the air, soil and surface of bodies of water.
Global climate change could worsen the severe air pollution in China, especially during winters.
Air pollution could influence infection-causing bacteria in the body, making them stronger and more resistant to antibiotics.
More reports are starting to emerge about the possible relationship between the pollution in the air and neurological diseases. This poses yet another dangerous threat to the mental health of people in high-risk cities that have a lot of air pollution.
Aside from cutting down on air pollution, the suspension is also aimed at boosting their renewable energy investment.
A new study revealed that air pollution could provide a possible means of transportation for the genes that make bacteria resistant to existing drugs.
Chicago is paving a way to lesser pollution in its city by enticing cyclists to ride their bikes more through a solar-powere floating bike path with picturesque river views.