The most beautiful pollutant: Do fireworks harm the environment?

Many people have heard about the dangers of fireworks for health, but they are usually associated with accidents caused by improper use of these devices or their manufacturing defects. However, researchers had proved that fireworks should be…

Volkswagen top manager sentenced to seven years over emissions scandal

One of the former managers of the American division of the Germany's largest car manufacturer Volkswagen, Oliver Schmidt, was sentenced to seven years in a U.S. prison for falsifying air pollution data to make it look cleaner. The U.S. District…

One in eight babies in the world suffers from air pollution – UNICEF

Nearly 17 million babies around the world are forced to breathe toxic air, which can permanently damage their developing brains. In general, there are 136 million children under age of one in the world, that means contaminated air is threatening…
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Ruthenium-106: Whose Radiation Drifts Over Europe?

In recent days, Western media was literally choked by information that from the end of September in almost all European countries was detected radiation of unknown origin. Several radio-logic stations in Europe recorded an increased level of…