Sunday, 17 January 2016

Shock Figures to Reveal Deadly Toll of Global Air Pollution

Burning trees in Manitoba, Canada. PinP photo.
World Health Organisation describes new data as ‘health emergency’, with rising concern likely to influence decision over Heathrow expansion. Story here.

1 comment:

PinP said...

The northern prairies in Canada were also the scene last spring and summer of record wildfires. In Saskatchewan, they forced tens of thousands of people from their homes for weeks and destroyed wide areas of the Boreal forest.

Could a million freshwater turtles help clean up some of Australia's polluted rivers? A team of scientists believes, they could!

by Larry Powell The freshwater turtle, Emydura macquarii. Credit: Claudia Santori. For well over a century,  invasive fresh...