Tagged With Pollution

President Trump said the US has 'the cleanest air in the world'. Here's the reality, according to an air quality scientist.

A former arsenic-contaminated rail yard in Florida is being turned into a giant park — take a look

There are more cigarette butts in the world's oceans than any other type of garbage

Starbucks is rolling out paper straws at some of its stores starting in September

Air pollution is so harmful to the brain that it can hurt verbal and maths test scores — and it gets worse as people age

An environmental group is testing giant floating pipes to clean up oceans

This 'aquadrone' swims through the water to collect waste

Why plastic straws suck

Jakarta's government officials have covered up the city's massively polluted 'black river' with a mesh net to hide its smell ahead of the 2018 Asian Games

This Australian invention by two surfers automatically sucks rubbish from the ocean

McDonald's is scrapping plastic straws in one of its biggest markets -- and the US could be next

The best and worst countries in the world when it comes to air pollution and electricity use

A whale died after swallowing 80 plastic bags in Thailand

An artist created these terrifying travel posters of national parks in the US after they've been destroyed

This reusable straw collapses to fit on your keyring and 'will last a lifetime'

The 14 most polluted cities in the world are all in one country

Earth just hit a terrifying milestone for the first time in more than 800,000 years -- and it could be bad news for cities

Why you should never release your pet goldfish into the wild

Scientists accidentally discovered a mutant enzyme that could help the world eliminate plastic waste

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is bigger than we thought