Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Level

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Level

Cities Must Become Carbon Sinks Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a new record last year. The planet hasn’t had this much carbon dioxide in the atmosphere in more than 3 million years. The U.S., China and the European Union are responsible for the majority of...
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Level

Most People Breathing Unhealthy Air

Air Pollution An Extreme Threat To Public Health By Mike Ives, The New York Times The World Health Organization said Tuesday that 92 percent of people breathe what it classifies as unhealthy air, in another sign that atmospheric pollution is a significant threat to...
Beijing Smog Threatens Millions Of Lives

Beijing Smog Threatens Millions Of Lives

Vehicles Forced To Park Beijing has issued its first pollution red alert as smog shrouded the Chinese capital for the second time this month. The alert will begin at 7am on Tuesday and should see millions of vehicles forced off the roads, factories and...
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Level

Singapore Choking On Smoke From Indonesia

The Price Of Deforestation Illegal burning of Indonesian rainforest to make room for palm and paper plantations has left neighboring countries choking on smoke. Many hope the latest crisis will lead to stricter policies. More than a month after uncontrollable...
Beijing Smog Threatens Millions Of Lives

Cities With The Worst Air Quality

Air Pollution In New Delhi Worse Than Beijing Air quality in most cities that monitor their air pollution levels exceed what the World Health Organization deems as safe. Delhi has the highest level of the airborne particulate matter, PM2.5 considered most harmful to...
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