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Air Pollution

Save The Sperm! China's Pollution Is Out To Get Them

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 11.07.2013 | World

With recent reports of schools closing due to smog, an 8-year-old diagnosed with lung cancer and an ever-darkening sky throughout its most polluted ar...

China's Airpocalypse Didn't Kill Me, It Only Killed My Spirit

OnEarth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
OnEarth

By Mary X. Dennis, OnEarthThere is a moment, as your plane makes its decent into Beijing on a particularly smoggy day, that your heart sinks. As you d...

Ask Airfarewatchdog: Hong Kong Air Quality, Airplane Seat Belts

George Hobica | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Hong Kong Air Quality Q: We are flying from Los Angeles to Hong Kong this December and have heard horror stories about air pollution. Is it really th...

Moms Protest Air Pollution With 'Gas Patch Kids'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 11.01.2013 | Green

A group of Colorado moms took an eye-catching approach to protesting Colorado's current air quality regulations this week when they showed up at Gov. ...

EPA Listening Sessions: Speak Up for a Healthy Future

Molly Rauch | Posted 12.30.2013 | Green
Molly Rauch

Why is this so important? Because it's one of the most significant ways our president can reduce our nation's carbon dioxide emissions.

China Sets Up Smog Health Study

Reuters | Posted 12.28.2013 | Green

BEIJING, Oct 28 (Reuters) - China's Health Ministry will set up a national network within five years to provide a way of monitoring the long-term im...

'Green News Report' - October 24, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 22, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Super Smog Hits Chinese City

AP | By LOUISE WATT | Posted 12.21.2013 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — Visibility shrank to less than half a football field and small-particle pollution soared to a record 40 times higher than an internat...

Actress Takes On Car Idlers In Hilarious PSA

Posted 10.19.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network Guest Columnist Rachelle Lefevre: Growing up in a cold, Canadian climate you get used to morning radio shows doling out ...

Americans & Latino Americans to Tea Party: We Want our EPA

Adrianna Quintero | Posted 12.18.2013 | Green
Adrianna Quintero

As taxpayers, we are all counting on the government to do its job by funding the key agencies that protect us from poor air quality, ensures our families have clean water to drink, and healthy communities.

'Green News Report' - October 17, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 15, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.15.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Europe's Growing Pollution Problem

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

* Report says EU pollution causes early deaths, crop damage * Levels of some pollutants falling more slowly than others ...

China Offers Rewards To Cut Back On Smog

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Oct 14 (Reuters) - China said on Monday it would give rewards amounting to 5 billion yuan ($816.91 million) for curbing air pollution in si...

Mainline Churches: Past, Present, Future

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

What is in store for the Mainline Protestant churches, as well as for the more evangelical, fundamentalist, and/or charismatic Protestant denominations and independent churches? Reason might suggest that both groups should move a little to the religious middle.

'Green News Report' - October 10, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.10.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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A HUGE Threat To Pregnant Women

www.weather.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Pregnant women with psychological distress and high exposure to pollutants can greatly increase the risk of behavioral problems in their children, acc...

'Green News Report' - October 8, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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My Reaction to the IPCC Climate Report

Dominique Browning | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Dominique Browning

It is fine to talk about banning fossil fuels, but who is willing to give up their computers and turn off the lights, right now? Wind and solar technologies are not yet able to power all of our lives -- but they are ramping up quickly.

Hug a Government Worker Day

Terry Tamminen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Terry Tamminen

Many of the programs that started in California have been adopted nationally and even by other countries, measurably improving public health, saving money for consumers, and creating new businesses and sustainable jobs.

'Green News Report' - October 3, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 1, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.01.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Cities and the Environment

David S. Beckman | Posted 11.27.2013 | Green
David S. Beckman

With billions headed for urban centers in the decades to come, and with cities already home to a majority of the earth's population, the future of cities and our environment are inextricably connected.

Activist, Mother, ExxonMobil Shareholder: Jane Dale Owen

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.27.2013 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

Believing that she was suffering from the flu for a two-year period, Owen sought out doctors, toxicologists, and chemists. From them she learned about particulate matter and how it causes symptoms that mimic the signs of allergies such as hay fever.