E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands ...

May 23, 2019 by

The Environmental Protection Agency plans to change the way it calculates the health risks of air pollution, a shift that would make it easier to roll back a key climate change rule because it would result in far fewer predicted deaths from pollution, according to five people with knowledge of the agency’s plans.

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Researchers Now Have Even More...

May 2, 2019 by

A Mother Jones investigation prompted the study that turned up the most convincing evidence to date.

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Millions more Americans breath...

Apr 24, 2019 by

Forty-three percent of Americans live in places where they’re breathing unsafe air, according to American Lung Association

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Deadly air pollution has a sur...

Apr 9, 2019 by

A new study raises serious concerns about the human health consequences of growing corn.

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Toxic air will shorten childre...

Apr 3, 2019 by

Global air pollution crisis is taking its greatest toll on children in south Asia

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A flooded chemical plant near ...

Sep 6, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters Harvey REUTERS/Adrees Latif On Thursday, explosions and black plumes of smoke were seen coming...

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Harvey Flood Victims Don’...

Sep 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Human Rights FEMA head says the plume of chemicals leaking from the plant is “incredibly dangerous.” By Amy...

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Earth Overshoot Day: Mankind h...

Aug 2, 2017 by

[Translate] Grim milestone falls earlier in calendar than ever before Rachael Revesz   INDEPENDENT.CO.UK The Independent Online...

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How Fracking Violates Human Ri...

Jul 27, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Peoples Climate March, New York City, September 21, 2014. Photo Credit: andyparker72/Shutterstock   We cannot...

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This satellite image captures ...

Jul 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE   GRIST.ORG NASA The NASA Terra image of Alaska shows a dramatic...

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More Than 12 Million Americans...

Aug 3, 2016 by

[Translate] Environment For the first time, Americans across the country can access striking new community-level data on major health...

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CLIMATE CHANGE, FOSSIL FUELS A...

Jun 24, 2016 by

[Translate] Environment Children under 5 bear the brunt of disease and problems from climate change and fossil-fuel combustion....

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SCIENTISTS JUST DISCOVERED EXA...

May 26, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alejandro Davila Fragoso CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Amel Emric A Bosnian man covers his mouth as he walks on...

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THE WORLD’S LARGEST CRUI...

May 24, 2016 by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN As Harmony of the Seas sets sail from Southampton docks on Sunday she will leave behind a trail of pollution...

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PROPOSED COAL TERMINAL WOULD B...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Patrick Semansky   Cowlitz County and the Washington State...

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FRACKING’S TOTAL ENVIRON...

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[Translate] by Samantha Page CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File A new report details the sheer amount of...

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HOW A PAPER PLANT IN ARKANSAS ...

Apr 13, 2016 by

[Translate] Tech & Science By Emily Crane Linn NEWSWEEK The Georgia-Pacific’s aeration pond in Crossett, Arkansas. The...

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STUDY: POLLUTION LEADS THOUSAN...

Apr 11, 2016 by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG     Los Angeles from the sky. (Jared eberhardt / (CC BY-SA 2.0)) Air pollution contributes to 16,000 premature...

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CUTTING CARBON EMISSIONS COULD...

Mar 14, 2016 by

[Translate] It could save up to 175,000 people in the U.S. — and $250 billion — by 2030. Casey Williams Editorial Fellow,...

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MEET THE SCIENTISTS CONNECTING...

Mar 7, 2016 by

[Translate] Aaron Reuben Climate on the Mind Climate on the Mind: A Series By Clayton Aldern  GRIST At first blush, you might not...

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AN ATTEMPT TO LET COAL PLANTS ...

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[Translate] by Emily AtkinCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   Regulations that limit heavy metal pollution from oil- and...

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AIR POLLUTION KILLS MORE PEOPL...

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[Translate] by Alejandro Davila Fragoso CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez   When Cecilia Salas sees fumes of...

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OVERWHELMING SMOG FORCES CHILE...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Santiago Llanquin   The Chilean government is forcing more than 900...

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New EPA Rule Reduces Pollution...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine   CLIMATE PROGRESS   CREDIT: shutterstock The Environmental Protection Agency finalized a new rule on...

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Fracking Wells Could Pollute T...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Keith Srakocic Air pollution from hydraulic fracturing operations...

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Paris Will Dramatically Reduce...

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[Translate] CLIMATE PROGRESS by Ryan...

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Texas Bill Bans Sustainability...

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[Translate] by Emily AtkinCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock Two Texas lawmakers have proposed a pair of bills that would prevent...

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Air pollution from Europe and ...

Mar 1, 2015 by

[Translate]   Air pollution pumped out by factories and power plants in Europe and North America has led to drier spells in the...

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Forget Vaccines: If You’re Rea...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin THINK PROGRESS Science does not say this will increase your child’s risk of autism. CREDIT: Shutterstock...

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Other Car Companies Will Be Ab...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS In this photo taken Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, a Toyota Motor Corp.’s new fuel cell vehicle...

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