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The costs of fossil fuels are far greater than we think

The new report “Hidden Price Tags: How Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies Would Benefit Our Health”, recently published by European nonprofit Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL), tried to make an economic comparison of fossil fuel subsidies…

The death of combustion engines is just a question of time!

Diesel was once touted as a potential wonder fuel, promoted by governments, industry and science as a cheaper way to save the environment. Now it seems that the age of the internal combustion engine – and the pollution it causes – may well…

Even air pollution can create something positive, such as art

Cornwall's famous Eden Project - a collection of giant bubble-like structures filled with the world’s most beautiful plants - has drawn millions of visitors from around the world. The similar idea was used to attract attention to the major…

Deadly Heat Waves Are Getting Worse

Rising global temperatures are causing increases in the frequency and severity of extreme climatic events, such as floods, droughts, and heat waves. As the climate has warmed, the intensity of deadly heat waves is going to be a much bigger problem…

Glaciers Worldwide Are Ceasing

Climate change is a complex problem that can be difficult to visualize, but a photographic “proof” published by the Geological Society of America makes climate science more accessible by showing the impact that changing temperatures over…

Climate change is looming catastrophe for South East Africa

Since World War II never had been so many people in danger of starvation and diseases as it is now. Almost 20 million people, and it is possible that this number will be much larger, in South East Africa countries are on the verge of death due…