air pollution


The greening of the Gulf. No, really.

The UAE is trying to change its image from that of a global polluter


Local darwinism in the Czech Republic

Scientists have found evidence that residents of Ostrava have built up a genetic resistance to the effects of air pollution


Air pollution could increase the risk of appendicitis: study

About one in 12 Canadians will get their appendix removed during their lifetime. Yet over a century after appendicitis was first discovered, we still don’t know what causes it—and so, not too much has changed about how it’s treated. “We operate on people in 2008, just like we needed to operate on them in 1908,” says the University of Calgary’s Dr. Gilaad G. Kaplan.