Woman at site of one of China's worst recent industrial accidents says she's long worried about safety and pollution there; explosion was so strong it triggered small quake
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The Senate failed to pass a procedural vote on the "Green New Deal," a sweeping proposal to combat climate change. The non-binding joint resolution did to get the 60 votes necessary to advance in
Any level of air pollution, no matter how low, is harmful to human health," Dominici said in a Harvard news release. During the study period, 22 million people covered by the investigation died.
Kielder is known as a dark sky reserve, meaning there's little light pollution due to an overall lack of population in the area. As a result, it feels like a true wilderness as you pass through it.
A New Orleans native, Domino quit school at age 14, and worked days in a factory while playing and singing in local juke joints at night. In 1949 he was signed by the Imperial record company, and
Texas, by contrast, will have to reduce more pollution than in the initial proposal, which required the state's power plants only to address summertime smog-forming pollution.
Based on widespread air monitoring, including flyovers, officials repeatedly assured the public that post-Harvey air pollution posed no health threat. But the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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Beijing pollution through a lens, darkly 14 photos China has emerged as a major player in renewable energy in recent years, overtaking the U.S. as the global leader in renewable power.
A different type of health threat is posed by climate change and air pollution, which also made the list of biggest concerns. Globally, nine out of 10 people breathe polluted air every day.
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New Delhi recorded one of year's highest pollution levels on Sunday, which comes mostly from diesel cars, coal-fired power plants, and crop burning
"Ambient air pollution, made of high concentrations of small and fine particulate matter, is the greatest environmental risk to health -- causing more than 3 million premature deaths worldwide
A shovel sits in oil-covered sand at Ao Phrao Beach in Thailand, as volunteers work to clean up the area after a major oil slick hit the island of Ko Samet in July 2013.
Pollution and work environment are also factors. West Virginia is coal country. Thousands of those who worked at the mines, who spent years breathing in coal dust, developed their COPD by way of