Common in Asia, anti-pollution masks have never taken off here - Rachael Pells dons a new fashion-forward model to see if style and safety mix
Carder's $50,000 study produced early evidence that Volkswagen was cheating on US vehicle emissions tests
Scientists say the figure is likely to double by 2050
Habitat, overfishing and sea temperatures have all played a part
Air quality regulations in Europe may not be sufficient to protect people from harmful sooty particles in traffic and factory fumes, research suggests.
Air pollution hits severe levels as residents told to avoid outdoor activities
Electric, two-passenger vehicles will run from the train station, ferrying passengers at 12mph for £2 a journey
Experts claim that in many Chinese cities, pollution particles are so dense and compressed that they block light almost as effectively as a brick wall
Second phase of trial opens with claims of negligence and lack of preparation
Professor Robert Oswald says his findings of deaths and deformities in American livestock are so alarming that Britain should halt the practice ‘until its impact is assessed’
The row over the presence of giant cruise ships in Venice’s lagoon was reignited this weekend after claims that a huge vessel belonging to the same company as the wrecked Costa Concordia sailed dangerously close to St Mark’s Square.
About 10 people were arrested during demo against proposed local oil and gas development
On the British Geological Survey map published today, Malton in North Yorkshire is slap bang in the middle of a large blue shaded area.
The Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has apologised to Singapore and Malaysia for the record-setting pollution caused by forest fires in his country.
The death penalty is usually imposed for corruption and other economic crimes
Thirty per cent reduction aims to address dreadful record on the environment