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Chinese Air Pollution

Most Major Chinese Cities Seen Failing On Air Quality

AP | Posted 04.05.2015 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — The air quality in 66 of China's 74 major cities, including the capital Beijing, failed to meet basic standards last year, China's En...

The Deadly Effects Of China's Air Pollution

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 09.07.2013 | Green

BEIJING -- A new study links heavy air pollution from coal burning to shorter lives in northern China. Researchers estimate that the half-billion peop...

Is the IOC Helping Beijing Hide Its Pollution?

Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alex Pasternack

When I was out on the pale white moonscape of the Olympic green on Monday, my throat had the particular tickle of particulates. It wasn't just the intense heat -- and I wasn't even running the 10,000 meter.