Items tagged environment

Rainwater everywhere on Earth unsafe to drink due to ‘forever chemicals’, study finds

Tags: environment, health, science

Giant Rodents 'Invaded' a Wealthy Gated Community. What Happened Next is a Lesson for Cities in the Climate Change Era

Tags: animals, cities, environment

“Elephant in the room”: Clean energy’s need for unsustainable minerals

Tags: energy, environment

South America's 'lithium fields' reveal the dark side of our electric future

Tags: energy, environment

Newfound type of storm is a 1,000-km-wide puddle in the sky

Tags: cool, environment, science

Ten Million a Year

If the pandemic so terrified us that billions of us retreated into panicked cocoons for months, what can explain or justify our blindness and indifference towards the ten million lives ended each year by the repeated inhalation of smog?

Like I said many times before: We chose to be terrified by the pandemic. It was a choice.

Tags: environment, pandemic, health

La montagne de déchets électroniques pèsera cette année plus que la Muraille de Chine

"As of this year, the mountain of electronic waste will weigh more than the Great Wall of China."

Tags: tech, environment

The miracle of the commons

Far from being profoundly destructive, we humans have deep capacities for sharing resources with generosity and foresight

Tags: environment, economics

Better air is the easiest way not to die

Tags: environment, health

How Mayo Is Being Used to Save Sea Turtles

Tags: food, animals, environment

Study supports link between traffic-related air pollution and mental disorders

Tags: environment, health

The ecological impact of fences

Tags: animals, environment, architecture

400.000 décès prématurés en raison de la pollution de l’air

Tags: environment, health, disaster

Working off-grid efficiently

Tags: tech, environment

Florida mosquitoes: 750 million genetically modified insects to be released

Tags: animals, environment, science

Air pollution is much worse than we thought

Ditching fossil fuels would pay for itself through clean air alone.

Tags: environment, health

The scary real-life town that inspired the Silent Hill movie

Tags: cities, games, environment

An 88 percent decline in large freshwater animals

Tags: animals, environment, disaster

Houston’s Highway Mega-Plan: An Environmental Justice Disaster

Tags: cars, environment, disaster

Tesla alerte le gouvernement américain sur la pénurie à venir de métaux pour la voiture électrique

Tags: cars, energy, environment, business, america

New Eiffel Tower Park Plan: More Trees, Fewer Cars

The most famous space in the city is set to get a pedestrian-friendly redesign that will create the city’s largest garden by 2024.

Tags: cities, environment

Study: Pollution from coal power plants weakens the Asian Monsoon

Tags: energy, environment

The Bike-Share Oversupply in China: Huge Piles of Abandoned and Broken Bicycles

Tags: china, bikes, economics, environment, photos

Tesla car battery production releases as much CO2 as 8 years of gasoline driving

Tags: cars, energy, environment

Mayor of Paris remains committed to the struggle to reclaim her city from the car: Hume

Tags: cities, environment

Researchers: Tibetan Glacial Melt Threatens Billions

Tags: climate, environment

The Real "No-Go Zone" of France: A Forbidden No Man's Land Poisoned by War

Tags: france, war, environment

Our obsession with green lawns drives me nuts, and it's killing the environment

Tags: cities, environment

Why Boston Has the Best Tasting Tap Water in the Nation

Tags: america, cities, environment

Brilliant WarkaWater Towers Collect Drinking Water from Thin Air in Ethiopia

Tags: africa, environment, tech

Robot army 'to help alleviate future floods'

Tags: environment, engineering, robots

Children given lifelong ban on talking about fracking

Tags: youth, environment, law

Moscow’s Protected Landscapes

My home town, Moscow, has earned its reputation for abandoned industrial zones, flashy business districts and traffic jams. Visitors are often surprised to discover that it is also a green city.

Tags: cities, environment