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“Air Pollution”

Mar 7, 2015 09:20 AM ET // AFP
The removal of the documentary underscores the ruling Communist Party's sensitivity to public debate over China's notorious smog problem.
Jan 5, 2015 04:30 PM ET // AFP
Air pollution in Beijing dropped about 4 percent last year, though levels of dangerous particulate matter remained more than three times the recommended limit.
Nov 21, 2014 01:12 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Acid rain and deforestation runoff are causing a drop in the calcium content of some lakes in North America and western Europe, with ominous potential effects.
Sep 24, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
New numbers from the Global Carbon Project show that the planet is headed for the worst-case scenario feared by climate scientists. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2014 01:46 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
California could be completely powered by renewable energy, according to a plan that uses available technology. Continue reading →
Jun 26, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
New images from NASA's Aura satellite show that over the last decade, the amount of the pollutant nitrogen dioxide in the nation's air has decreased significantly. Continue reading →
Apr 2, 2014 10:33 AM ET // Discovery News
Last year it was canned air. This year, the lucky ones in China get to inhale pristine mountain air, from a bag.
Mar 25, 2014 02:18 PM ET // Tim Wall
Artists' sunsets turned increasingly crimson after major volcanic eruptions and increases in pollution. Continue reading →
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