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World Asthma Day

World Asthma Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve asthma awareness and care around the world.

Asthma affects more than 26 million people in the United States, including one in 10 school-aged children. 27 kata lagi

Human Health

Mexico City bans 40% of cars again over air pollution

Mexico City bans 40% of cars again over air pollution

Mexico City officials issued a new air pollution alert, meaning that 40% of vehicles will be banned today, while industries will be required to cut emissions. 169 kata lagi

World Asthma Day 2016: Why We Need To Reduce Air Pollution, Environmental Toxins More Than Ever

Asthma rates have only increased in recent decades, and air pollution may be one of the culprits.

Asthma rates have increased significantly in recent decades, with the number of people diagnosed with asthma in the United States growing 4.3 million between 2001 and 2009. 518 kata lagi

Air Quality

Mexico City bans 40 per cent of cars again over air pollution 

The new rules keep one-in-five cars off the road every day, but the alert issued yesterday will double the ban on today.

Mexico City officials issued a new air pollution alert, meaning that 40 per cent of vehicles will be banned today, while industries will be required to cut emissions. 186 kata lagi

Air Quality

A Canadian startup wants to sell cans of fresh air to gasping Indians

Vitality Air—a Canadian startup founded by a former mortgage broker—made headlines last year for selling bottled air to Chinese struggling with poor air quality.

But the company reckons it can sell even more to gasping Indians.  320 kata lagi

Tesla's bioweapon mode is a stroke of genius for developing markets

Tesla today shared details of how effective its particulate filters are. Spoiler alert: They are so good, not only do they clean up the air inside the car, they make the world… 864 kata lagi

TC

How do Climate Models Account for Klyuchevskaya Sopka?

An honest question. What about the particulate and gas emissions from volcanoes?

“The volcanic ash cloud has spread over an area of almost 13,500 square feet. 16 kata lagi

Climate Models