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Feeling unproductive at work? It might be because you're exposed to air pollution.
Banksy’s latest creation depicts a kid licking ash out of the air, and it calls attention to a global health crisis
Banksy's "Season's Greetings" is an unorthodox holiday image. The work shows a boy in the town of Port Talbot licking flakes of ash from the air.
Breathing bad air doesn't feel good, and it also does more than just make it harder to breathe. It can change the way children's brains develop and make older adults more likely to succumb to congnitive decline.
Air pollution is so harmful to the brain that it can hurt verbal and math test scores — and it gets worse as people age
According to a new study, chronic exposure to air pollution appears to cause detrimental effects on cognition that get worse throughout life, potentially increasing risk factors for degenerative diseases like dementia and Alzheimer's.
Audi CEO’s arrest highlights a ‘silent killer’ thought to be involved in 53,000 deaths annually in the US
On Monday, German officials arrested Rupert Stadler, the CEO of Audi, in connection to the company's cheating on carbon-dioxide emissions tests. While he is unlikely to face American authorities, research suggests car pollution leads to tens of thousands of early deaths each year in the US.
India is home to the most polluted cities in the world. Living with air pollution is a harsh reality for Indians in cities like Delhi and Jaipur, many of whom have resorted to wearing surgical masks and protesting in the street for cleaner air.
An overwhelming majority of the world's population breathes polluted air, according to a new report from State of Global Air.
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