The EPA Has Started to Remove Obama-era Information

The Environmental Protection Agency’s website has begun to transform under the Trump Administration.This article was originally featured on Climate Central: 

By BBC News: Air pollution 'causes 467,000 premature deaths a year in Europe'

Air pollution is causing around 467,000 premature deaths in Europe every year, the European Environment Agency (EEA) has warned. People in urban areas are especially at risk, with around 85% exposed to fine particulate matter (PM2.5) at levels…

Use pram covers 'to protect babies from air pollution' : by BBC News

Parents should use pram covers to protect babies and young children from harmful air pollution during the school run, researchers suggest. Traffic lights and bus stops were pollution hotspots and there were higher levels of pollution in the…

Are fracking and earthquakes really connected?

Which American state has the most earthquakes? If you guessed Alaska or California, you might have been right — years ago. These days, the title goes to Oklahoma, where research links the oil and gas industry to the quakes. Oklahoma recorded…

The problem we all turn a blind eye to

Unfortunately it is in the human nature that we all suppress things which are not pleasant or daily in front of our eyes. We like to keep our mind busy with the pleasant things of our daily life and that is good so, but here, as unpleasant it…

London breaches annual air pollution limit for 2017 in just five days

Brixton Road in Lambeth has already broken legal limits for toxic air for the entire year, with many other sites across the capital set to follow London has breached its annual air pollution limits just five days into 2017, a “shameful…

US 'nuclear sniffer' plane deployed in Europe amid mysterious spike in radiation

A ‘nuclear sniffer’ plane has been sent to monitor radioactivity levels in Europe following the detection of mysterious spikes of radiation across the continent. The US military plane, called the WC-135 Constant Phoenix, landed at…

Media Center WHO: The cost of a polluted environment: 1.7 million child deaths a year, says WHO

6 March 2017 | GENEVA - More than 1 in 4 deaths of children under 5 years of age are attributable to unhealthy environments. Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, lack…