Infographic: How Air Pollution Could Affect the Brain
Infographic: How Air Pollution Could Affect the Brain
Evidence is accumulating that breathing contaminated air might impair cognition.
Infographic: How Air Pollution Could Affect the Brain
Infographic: How Air Pollution Could Affect the Brain

Evidence is accumulating that breathing contaminated air might impair cognition.

Evidence is accumulating that breathing contaminated air might impair cognition.

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Trees Tested as Pollutant Traps
Trees Tested as Pollutant Traps
Anthony King | May 28, 2019
Silver birch, elder, and yew win out in an experiment to see which species best capture the tiny particles from diesel pollution.
A Vast Majority of the World’s Population Breathes Unsafe Air
A Vast Majority of the World’s Population Breathes Unsafe Air
Catherine Offord | Apr 17, 2018
A new report estimates that 95 percent of people live in areas with dangerously high levels of fine particulate matter such as dust and soot.
Facing Brexit, U.K. Makes Science Deal with U.S.
Facing Brexit, U.K. Makes Science Deal with U.S.
Catherine Offord | Sep 22, 2017
The $88 million agreement is part of efforts by the UK government to increase transatlantic collaboration as the country prepares to leave the European Union.
Particulates from Coal Shorten Lives
Particulates from Coal Shorten Lives
Kate Yandell | Jul 10, 2013
A policy to provide Northern Chinese residents with free coal for heat ended up reducing their life spans.
Green Cities Reduce Pollution
Jef Akst | Aug 30, 2012
Trees and bushes growing in the world’s metropolises reduce air pollutants by 8 times more than previously realized.