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…

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

It changes their genes.

Why Banning Styrofoam Will Improve the Environment

Styrofoam needs to go!

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.

Beijing shuts down its last coal power plant, replaces with natural gas

A step in the right direction.

China will force 67,000 fossil fuel-powered Taxis to switch to electric in order to cut back on pollution

In Beijing and other municipalities, all taxi drivers will be forced to gradually switch to electric.

London to introduce £10 ($12) vehicle tax for polluting cars

The announcement comes after a disastrous couple of months for London in terms of air quality.

Johnson&Johnson to remove plastic from swabs, switch to paper

You can flush as many of these babies as you like.

Nowhere is safe from mankind — high levels of pollution found even in the deepest oceans

Nowhere on Earth is safe from humanity’s impact.

London toxic air alert goes to ‘very high’

Londoners are warned not to engage in any strenuous physical activity as Britain’s capital battles rough pollution.

China’s smog was so bad you could barely see its skyscrapers from air

As we previously reported, China is experiencing a dramatic smog crisis – again.

The fish that evolved to survive toxic pollution 8,000 times the lethal dose

A mutant success story.

Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City to ban all diesels by 2025, mayors announce

Maybe VW shouldn’t have cheated on their emissions tests.

Smog kills more than 400 people in Iran’s capital Tehran

Unprecedented levels of smog pollution in Iran’s capital have killed over 400 people.

China’s new Five Year Plan calls for environmental protection, more clean energy

China has been making great progress, but there’s still a ways to go.

ClientEarth vs UK Gov. verdict announced, officials have to tackle the problem

Their previous plans to clean the air were ruled to fall illegally short of the mark.

The UK government is being taken to court over air pollution…again

Canned air looking more and more like a brilliant idea.

A WHO report says 92% of humans breathe dangerously polluted air

Canned air doesn’t seem like such a publicity stunt now, does it?