That study about larvae eating plastic is full of holes

More research needs to be done.

The devastating state of ocean pollution in one depressing photo

The author wishes this photo ‘didn’t exist’.

Tapwater around the world is full of microplastics, study reveals

It’s literally everywhere.

Air pollution wrecks our DNA, makes us more susceptible to heart failure

If you’re expecting, taking some time to visit some more pristine areas of the world might do wonders to your baby’s health in the long run.

Rush hour pollution might be much worse than we thought, new study concludes

Stuck in traffic? I’ve got some bad news…

The down-low on microplastics

They are everywhere!

Coral reefs generate $36 billion in tourism every year but we offer little in return

Millions of people enjoy diving around reefs every year.

Exposure to BPA might reprogram the brains of turtles — affecting them genetically

It changes their genes.

Virtually all sea salt is contaminated with microplastic, study finds

Pass me the sea salt please, and hold the plastic.

It’s so hot that Antarctica is going green, as global warming triggers moss explosion

When we said ‘Go green,’ this really wasn’t what we had in mind.

Remote Island in the middle of the Pacific is the most plastic-littered place on Earth

What was supposed to be one of the most pristine locations on Earth has now become a landfill.

Diesel cars sold in 2015 emit 50% more NOx emissions than anyone thought

The ‘Diesel Gate’ scandal runs deep and its effects will be widely felt for many years to come.

New method can remove small, but dangerous, amounts of chemicals from freshwater

It could remove almost all traces of pesticides, medication, and detergents.

Why Banning Styrofoam Will Improve the Environment

Styrofoam needs to go!

U.S. National Parks are too noisy

It’s hard to even to hear a bird sing.

Wild dolphins’ immune systems are failing because of ocean pollution

Things are not looking good.

Deep groundwaters are not safe from modern pollution, study finds

Not good.

New nanotech sponge sucks mercury from water in less than 5 seconds!

One basketball-sized sponge could clean an entire lake.

Bacteria from sewage are infecting coral reefs

Because the corals don’t have it bad enough.

Hydraulic Fracking leaks much more often than we thought

These oil and gas wells spill pretty often to the surface, a new study found.