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NASA shock: Veteran astronaut reveals what North Korea really looks like...

“You see that compared to Seoul, which is just to the south and, you know, it’s just like night and day. It’s sad to...

The End of Babies

In the fall of 2015, a rash of posters appeared around Copenhagen. One, in pink letters laid over an image of chicken eggs, asked,...

How the Tofu Is Made: By Incinerating Plastic Shipped From the...

Plumes of toxic black smoke from the chimneys of a commercial tofu kitchen curl across the sky in Tropodo, Indonesia, Nov. 2, 2019. (Ulet...

Smoke from Australia's bushfires has spread to South America

Satellites show atmospheric pollution created by the fires across New South Wales and Queensland has travelled more than 10,000 kilometres to Chile and Argentina source:...

Two types of plastic pollution found in Mediterranean for first time

Two types of plastic called plasticrust and pyroplastics were spotted on an Italian island the first time, suggesting the issue may be more widespread...

Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips further

Schools in India’s capital have been shut for Thursday and Friday after air quality plunged to a severe category for the third consecutive day,...

A warmer world is an unhealthier place for children, new study...

WASHINGTON — Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced,...

Ex-government health chief joins warnings about EPA proposal

A former top government environmental health official is expressing alarm as the Trump administration moves forward with a proposal scientists say would upend how...

Hair-raising truth behind pigeons' lost toes

Paris (AFP) - Next time you visit your hairdresser spare a thought for the pigeons.For a long time scientists thought the fact that pigeons...

Sydney fires: NSW roads closed due to fires – air quality...

According to NSW authorities, fire damage is compounded by the fumes, with air quality markedly worsened by the advancing flames.Residents living in Sydney and...

Netherlands cuts speed limit to reduce nitrogen pollution

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Netherlands will cut its nationwide speed limit to a maximum 100 km per hour (62 mph) as part of a...

Slow down: Dutch cut max speed limit to rein in pollution

The Dutch government is lowering the top speed limit on highways in a bid to put the brakes on emissions of the pollutant nitrogen...

Elon Musk blow: Starlink condemned over fears satellites will make astronomy...

Starlink is SpaceX’s satellite broadband project that will eventually see tens of thousands of satellites orbiting the Earth to deliver internet to every corner...

Afghan capital's air pollution may be even deadlier than war

Yousuf fled with his family from his home in eastern Afghanistan eight years ago to escape the war, but he couldn't escape tragedy. In...

Australian wildfires: Devastated chiefs admit ‘worst is yet to come’ as...

The current wildfires have panned out as Australia’s worst ever since the Black Saturday fires in 2009, tearing through a million hectares of its...

EPA to Tighten Limits on Science Used to Write Public Health...

Andrew Wheeler, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks alongside President Donald Trump at an event at the White House, in Washington, July...

Air quality sinks to 'severe' in haze-shrouded New Delhi

A thick gray haze of polluted air is hanging over India's capital, with authorities trying to tackle the problem by sprinkling water to settle...

WATCH Meteor strike Earth as space rock lights up sky before...

The falling meteor was part of the Northern Taurid Meteor shower which was captured by Twitter user David Vergel on EarthCam. The meteor shower...
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