The new work indicates that particles from coal-fired power plants are more deadly than those from other sources of fine particles
since 2016, wildfire smoke has reversed what had been a downward trend in PM 2.5 concentrations across the U.S.
we are living in the hot, dry world that was predicted by computer models of the Earth’s climate.
When the environmental temperature rises above body temperature, the body must dissipate heat via evaporative cooling—i.e., sweating.
Housing a billion chickens in North Carolina is equivalent to living with 10,000,000 people with no sewage treatment.
What constitutes environmental justice seems inherently subjective…
we are bathed in, and breathe, an atmosphere with an arsenic content vastly in excess of what we have experienced during our evolutionary history as a species.
The continued belief that rising human numbers have no impact on the environment is misguided.
Overall, mosquitoes have been the deadliest predator of humans throughout history.
Countries such as the U.S., are likely engaging in much frivolous consumption of energy without benefits to health and happiness.