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Understanding Beijing and China’s Air Pollution Problem

A combination of emissions from vehicles, power and industrial plants along with wind and weather patterns is responsible for dangerously high levels of air pollution in Beijing and cities across China, a threat that China’s government are just now taking steps to address.

Environmental News Wrap: Gulf Spill Updates, Chemicals and the EPA, The Greening of China, Peak Coal, and more…

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Microbes have been found in the Gulf of Mexico that eat small particles of oil in the water, could we use those microbes to clean up the marshlands as well? Technology Review reports. Use your laptop to improve our world! IBM has a project called…

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