Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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Activists protest against carbon dioxide emissions in front of the U.N. Climate Change Conference venue in Bonn, Germany

Clashing with Trump, U.S. Government Report Says Climate Change Will Batter...

(Reuters)  Climate change will cost the U.S. economy hundreds of billions of dollars by the end of the century, hitting everything from health to infrastructure,...
Masks are pictured on sculptures in a park during a hazy day in Puyang

China Regions Accused of Faking Pollution Compliance in New Probe

SHANGHAI (Reuters)  Four more Chinese regions have been accused of faking efforts to rectify environmental problems and paying only lip service to the country's war...
A cyclist wears a mask as he cycles near Buckingham Palace in London

Even Low Levels of Traffic Pollution Tied to Heart Damage

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  People exposed to even low levels of air pollution are more likely to develop structural changes in the heart that can...
People assemble home made air purifiers during a workshop organized by Smart Air Filters at a local coffee shop in Shanghai

Air Filters to Curb Indoor Pollution Tied to Blood Pressure Improvement

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Seniors living in housing with poor indoor air quality may have healthier blood pressure when they use portable air filters than...
Why smog should not be your excuse to skip workouts

Why Smog Should Not Be Your Excuse to Skip Workouts

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Even when traffic fumes permeate the air, it's still better for your heart if you get outside and exercise than if...
The Apple logo is seen on a computer screen in the illustration photo taken in Bordeaux

Apple Launches $300 Million Green Energy Fund in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters)  Apple Inc will launch a $300 million clean energy fund in China, the firm said in a statement on Friday, working with its...