Scientists find that pollution from outsourced US industry comes back home on the westerly winds
Experts say air pollution levels are 20 times higher than maximum recommended by World Health Organisation
Proposal to inject tiny reflective particles into the upper atmosphere to block out sunlight could lead to droughts, warn scientists
EU air pollution rules have forced the move to reduce speed on sections of certain roads
He says it has failed to respect rules agreed by democratically elected governments
More than 800 activists from NGOs such as Greenpeace and Oxfam as well as trade unions and social movements have staged a mass walkout of the UN climate talks in Warsaw in protest of the lack of action at the conference.
New research shows distinctive rock is more than twice as old as previously thought – and could expose signs of ancient Martian life
BMW plays the generator game with this smart electric car
Exposure to even low levels of common air pollutants during pregnancy significantly increases the risk of babies being born small, according to one of the largest studies of its kind.
Studies reveal link between areas with high noise pollution and an increased risk of heart disease and stroke among residents
Is the new Picasso evidence of a renaissance at Citroën?
Scientists have warned that climate change has sent the health of oceans "spiralling downward" faster than previously thought.
Experts have calculated that about 570bn tonnes, or 57 per cent, has been burnt in the past three centuries - meaning the tipping point on carbon emissions is now only 30 years away
The summit in Russia may herald the end of the stubborn global climate policy recession
Tom Bawden visits urban, impoverished Newham to find out from its residents why it has the lowest carbon footprint in Britain
Arcane electoral system leads to minority special interests parties holding the balance of power