Slashdot Items Tagged "pollution"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:25PM A Quarter of Americans Spend All Day Inside, Survey Finds
Saturday May 12, 2018 @12:50AM Illinois To Sue EPA For Exempting Foxconn Plant From Pollution Controls
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:16PM More Than 95% of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy Air, Says New Report
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:47PM China's Anti-Pollution Initiative Produces Stellar Results
Friday February 16, 2018 @03:46AM China Reassigns 60,000 Soldiers To Plant Trees In Bid To Fight Pollution
Thursday February 15, 2018 @08:40PM Household Products Now Rival Cars As a Source of Air Pollution, Say Scientists
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @10:53AM Germany Considers Free Public Transport in Fight To Banish Air Pollution
Thursday January 25, 2018 @04:56PM Plastic Pollution Is Killing Coral Reefs, 4-Year Study Finds
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:04PM China Builds 'World's Biggest Air Purifier' That Actually Works
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:57PM Scientists Call For Ban On Glitter, Say It's a Global Hazard That Pollutes Oceans
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:10PM Night Being 'Lost' To Artificial Light
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @01:33PM China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Widespread Pollution Crackdown
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:23PM We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:19PM China Joins the Growing Movement To Ban Gasoline, Diesel Cars
Friday August 04, 2017 @12:50PM Electric Cars Are Not the Answer To Air Pollution, Says Top UK Adviser
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:24PM Heavier Rainfall Will Increase Water Pollution In the Future
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @12:44PM Hanoi Plan To Ban Motorbikes By 2030 To Combat Pollution
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:50PM India Aims To Make Every Car Electric By 2030 In Bid To Tackle Pollution
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:37PM Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:45AM Pollution Responsible For a Quarter of Deaths of Young Children, Says WHO
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @02:07PM Around 2.2 Million Deaths in a Year in India and China From Air Pollution
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:16PM China Smog: Millions Start New Year Shrouded By Health Alerts and Travel Chaos
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:41PM India's New Delhi Now Most Polluted City on Earth, Air Quality Well Beyond 'Hazardous' Level
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:57AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:15PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:38AM The Smog-Sucking Tower Has Arrived in China
Thursday September 29, 2016 @02:02PM 92% of the World's Population Exposed To Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution: WHO
Monday September 26, 2016 @11:11AM Planes, Trains, and Automobiles Have Become Top Carbon Polluters
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:59AM Toxic Air Pollution Particles Found In Human Brains
Thursday August 18, 2016 @08:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:19PM Volkswagen To Pay $10.2 Billion In Emissions Lawsuit
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:40PM NASA Satellite Finds 39 Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:11PM The World's Largest Cruise Ship and Its Supersized Pollution Problem
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:44PM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:26PM Does More Carbon Dioxide Mean Increased Crop Water Productivity?
Monday April 25, 2016 @09:54AM Nearly All New Diesel Cars Exceed Official Pollution Limits
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @02:34AM Over 80 Percent of China's Well Water Is Polluted
Sunday April 03, 2016 @06:51PM Mexico City Plans Car-Driving Ban To Fight Air Pollution
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:05PM Preterm Births Linked To Air Pollution Cost Billions In The US
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @02:38PM Rockefeller Fund Dumping Fossil Fuels, Hits Exxon On Climate Issues
Sunday March 13, 2016 @08:18PM Report: Science Can Now Link Climate Change To (Some) Extreme Weather
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:35PM Plastic-Eating Bacteria Could Help Clean Up Waste
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:45PM Cautious Steps Toward Seabed Mining
Monday March 07, 2016 @10:26PM Forget "Bottom-up" Reporting of Emissions; Try an Atmospheric Monitoring System
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:47PM Autonomous Cars Could Be Worse For Carbon Emissions
Thursday February 25, 2016 @09:19PM Damage Report: LA Methane Leak Is One of the Worst Disasters In US History
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:52PM Carbon Dioxide From the Air Converted Into Methanol
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:06PM Desktop 3D Printers Shown To Emit Hazardous Gases and Particles
Saturday January 23, 2016 @07:52PM China Likely Cut GHG Emissions In 2015
Sunday December 27, 2015 @09:25PM Giant Methane Leak in California Won't Be Capped For Months
Saturday November 28, 2015 @03:02PM How Bad of a World Are We Really Living In Right Now?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:54AM Tesla's NOx Problem: Model X Delay Explained?
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:19PM Global Temperature Set To Reach 1 Degree C Over Pre-Industrial Levels
Sunday November 08, 2015 @07:28PM VW Engineers Have Admitted Manipulating CO2 Emissions Data
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:29PM 3D Printed Objects Found Toxic To Fish Embryos
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:05AM Noise Protests Close Paris Data Center
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:38AM Study Finds Higher Rates of Premature Birth Near Fracking Sites
Saturday August 01, 2015 @07:44PM Want To Fight Climate Change? Stop Cows From Burping
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:31PM Study: Living Near Fracking Correlates With Increased Hospital Visits
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:20AM Catastrophic Chinese Floods Triggered By Air Pollution
Friday May 29, 2015 @05:43PM Land Art Park Significantly Reduces Jet Engine Noise Near Airport
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @11:39AM The World's Most Wasteful Megacity
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @11:05AM Recent Paper Shows Fracking Chemicals In Drinking Water, Industry Attacks It
Thursday April 23, 2015 @12:58PM Africa E-Waste Dump Continues Hyperbole War
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:26PM The Dystopian Lake Filled By the World's Tech Sludge
Sunday March 22, 2015 @03:15AM In Response to Pollution Spike, Paris Temporarily Halves Traffic By Decree
Sunday March 08, 2015 @11:10PM Chinese Government Takes Down Anti-Pollution Documentary "Under The Dome"
Sunday January 11, 2015 @02:20PM Nuclear Waste Accident Costs Los Alamos Contractor $57 Million
Sunday December 28, 2014 @10:37PM Trees vs. Atmospheric Carbon: A Fight That Makes Sense?
Thursday December 11, 2014 @04:33PM U.S. Passenger Vehicle Fleet Dirtier After 2008 Recession
Friday December 05, 2014 @10:13PM Pantry Pests Harbor Plastic-Chomping Bacteria
Friday November 28, 2014 @07:41PM France Wants To Get Rid of Diesel Fuel
Friday October 10, 2014 @06:31PM Antiperspirants Could Contribute to Particulate Pollution
Thursday September 25, 2014 @03:55PM Catch Oil Polluters With Open Source Tools Using the Homebrew Oil Testing Kit
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @09:11AM UN Study Shows Record-High Increases For Atmospheric CO2 In 2013
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @08:01AM How China's E-Waste Capital Is Trying To Clean Itself Up
Sunday September 07, 2014 @12:13PM Surprise! More Than Twice As Much Mercury In Environment As Thought
Monday September 01, 2014 @08:43AM Feds Want Nuclear Waste Train, But Don't Know Where It Would Go
Sunday August 10, 2014 @03:52PM Ask Slashdot: Can Tech Help Monitor or Mitigate a Mine-Flooded Ecosystem?
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:21AM Man-Made "Dead Zone" In Gulf of Mexico the Size of Connecticut
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:40PM Fighting Climate Change With Trade
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @08:06AM IBM Tries To Forecast and Control Beijing's Air Pollution
Friday June 27, 2014 @06:31PM Air Pollution Can Disrupt Pollinating Insects By Concealing the Scent of Flowers
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:09PM UK Man Sentenced To 16 Months For Exporting 'E-Waste' Despite 91% Reuse
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:08PM Supreme Court Upholds Most EPA Rules On Greenhouse Gases
Friday May 23, 2014 @04:51PM Trillions of Plastic Pieces May Be Trapped In Arctic Ice
Monday May 12, 2014 @10:36AM Harvard Study Links Neonicotinoid Pesticide To Colony Collapse Disorder
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:46AM Chernobyl's Sarcophagus, Redux
Saturday May 03, 2014 @10:57PM How To Find Nearby Dark Skies, No Matter Where You Are
Sunday April 20, 2014 @06:13PM Biofuels From Corn Can Create More Greenhouse Gases Than Gasoline
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @10:44AM Navy Won't Investigate Nuclear Pollution At San Francisco's Treasure Island
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @10:33AM Australia OKs Dumping Dredge Waste In Barrier Reef
Friday January 31, 2014 @08:22PM When Cars Go Driverless, What Happens To the Honking?
Wednesday January 22, 2014 @10:25PM Up To a Quarter of California Smog Comes From China
Thursday December 05, 2013 @09:20AM The Status of the Fukushima Clean-Up
Wednesday December 04, 2013 @08:31AM Plastic Waste Threatens Marine Diversity
Sunday November 17, 2013 @02:06AM Fukushima Disaster Leads Japan To Backpedal On Emissions Pledge
Friday September 27, 2013 @06:13PM 'Zombie' Hormone Disruptors Rise From the Dead
Saturday September 21, 2013 @09:50AM PCBs Cause Birds To Sing a Different Tune
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @06:44PM Exxon Charged With Illegally Dumping Waste In Pennsylvania
Monday September 09, 2013 @11:50AM Fixing Fukushima's Water Problem
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @05:24PM Nuclear Trashmen Profit From Unprecedented US Reactor Shutdowns
Saturday June 08, 2013 @08:01PM Northern Hemisphere Pollution a Cause of '80s Africa Drought
Friday May 31, 2013 @05:57PM No, the Tesla Model S Doesn't Pollute More Than an SUV
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:36AM EPA Report That Lowers Methane-Leak Estimates Further Divides Fracking Camps
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:32AM China Using 'State Secrets' Label To Hide Pollution
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @09:09AM Six of Hanford's Nuclear Waste Tanks Leaking Badly
Friday February 22, 2013 @06:56PM Growing Public Unrest Leads China To Admit To 'Cancer Villages'
Sunday February 10, 2013 @03:30PM Over the Antarctic, the Smallest Ozone Hole In a Decade
Sunday February 10, 2013 @04:12AM In 2011, Fracking Was #2 In Causing Greenhouse Gas In US
Thursday January 17, 2013 @09:56AM NASA Releases Orbital Photos of Beijing's Air Pollution
Friday December 28, 2012 @08:01PM Drone Photos Lead to Indictment For Texas Polluters
Sunday December 23, 2012 @01:18AM Coral Reefs In Grave Danger, Say Climate Simulations
Monday September 10, 2012 @04:30AM China's Yangtze River Turns Red
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @11:02AM Rover Fuel Came From Russian Nuke Factory, But Supplies Running Low
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @08:44AM Electronic Retailers In Europe Now Required To Take Back Old Goods
Thursday August 09, 2012 @07:43AM US Is Finally Cleaning Up Agent Orange In Vietnam
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @07:42AM The Pacific Ocean Is Polluted With Coffee
Monday July 23, 2012 @01:46PM Finding Fault With Anti-Fracking Science Claims
Sunday May 13, 2012 @09:06PM High School Students Sue Federal Gov't Over Global Warming
Saturday April 21, 2012 @03:20PM Newspapers Pollute Less On E-Readers and Tablets
Saturday February 25, 2012 @12:04AM Cars Emit More Black Carbon Than Previously Thought
Sunday February 12, 2012 @10:31AM It's Not All Waste: The Complicated Life of Surplus Electronics In Africa
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @08:37PM Amateur UAV Pilot Exposes Texas River of Blood
Saturday January 07, 2012 @10:58PM China To Begin Submitting Air Pollution Reports
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @12:41PM One Tenth of China's Farmland Polluted With Heavy Metals
Friday September 02, 2011 @06:06PM Report Warns of Space Junk Reaching a Tipping Point
Monday August 15, 2011 @12:07PM What's the Carbon Footprint of Bicycling?
Friday August 12, 2011 @08:16AM US Energy Panel Cautiously Endorses Fracking
Sunday July 31, 2011 @05:08PM Volunteer Towns Sought For Nuclear Waste
Saturday July 23, 2011 @04:42PM Today's Lighter TVs Mean Much Less E-Waste
Tuesday July 12, 2011 @02:08PM Congress Voting To Repeal Incandescent Bulb Ban
Monday July 11, 2011 @06:10PM Congressmen Pushing To Reopen Yucca Mountain
Sunday May 29, 2011 @12:41AM Cleaning Up Japan's Radioactive Mess With Blue Goo
Thursday May 12, 2011 @09:45PM MasterCard Transactions To Be Mined For CO2 Data
Thursday May 05, 2011 @05:30PM EU Plans to Pay Fishermen to Catch Plastic
Thursday April 14, 2011 @02:00PM Taking Radioactive Contaminants From Water With Shells
Thursday March 24, 2011 @08:25PM Fukushima Radioactive Fallout Nears Chernobyl Levels
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @09:49PM Help Map Global Light Pollution, By Starlight
Thursday January 20, 2011 @02:17PM Carbon Trading Halted After EU Exchange Is Hacked
Friday December 03, 2010 @08:04PM Environmental Watchdogs Confused By E-Waste Practices
Thursday December 02, 2010 @10:12AM Using Cinnamon In the Production of Nanoparticles
Wednesday November 24, 2010 @05:21AM One Giant Cargo Ship Pollutes As Much As 50M Cars
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @02:45AM US Embassy Categorizes Beijing Air Quality As 'Crazy Bad'
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @01:09PM Researchers Race To Recover Radioactive Rabbits
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @01:26PM Calculating Environmental Damage From Space Tourism Rockets
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @06:24PM 9 Ideas For Coping With Space Junk
Tuesday August 17, 2010 @12:21PM Rocket Thrusters Used To Treat Sewage
Thursday July 08, 2010 @01:25PM Concrete That Purifies the Air
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @02:11PM German Airports Use Bees To Monitor Air Quality
Wednesday June 02, 2010 @03:46AM 'Peak Wood' Offers Parallels For Our Time
Thursday May 06, 2010 @01:39PM Recession Cuts Operation That Uses Hair To Clean Up Oil
Wednesday May 05, 2010 @01:15PM Hundred-Ton Dome To Collect Oil Spill
Saturday April 24, 2010 @07:39AM Aral Sea May Recover; Dead Sea Needs a Lifeline
Friday April 16, 2010 @12:15PM Iceland Volcano's Ash Grounds European Air Travel
Monday April 12, 2010 @11:40AM Cell Phones Could Sniff Out Deadly Chemicals
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @07:08PM James Lovelock Suggests Suspending Democracy To Save the World
Tuesday March 23, 2010 @05:14AM Planned Nuclear Reactors Will Destroy Atomic Waste
Wednesday March 03, 2010 @07:41PM Common Herbicide Causes a Sex Change In Frogs
Saturday January 30, 2010 @08:10AM Fertilizer Dump Spoils Intel's Pure Water
Saturday October 31, 2009 @07:54AM EPA To Buy Small Town In Kansas
Monday August 31, 2009 @04:10AM Laughing Gas Is Major Threat To Ozone Layer
Saturday August 29, 2009 @12:45PM Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch Worries Researchers
Thursday June 18, 2009 @05:32AM English Market Produces Energy With Kinetic Plates
Sunday April 13, 2008 @02:37PM Flowers' Smell Not Traveling As Far
Monday November 20, 2006 @11:38AM Stop Global Warming With Smog?
Saturday November 11, 2006 @02:48PM Nanorust Used To Purify Water
Friday November 10, 2006 @04:54PM A Concrete Solution To Pollution