Article ID: 700784
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Chemists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated a practical, energy-efficient method of capturing carbon dioxide directly from air. If deployed at large scale and coupled to geologic storage, the technique may bolster the portfolio of responses to global climate change.
19-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT
All Journal News, Chemistry, Climate Science, DOE Science News, Energy, Pollution, Nature (journal), DOE Science News
Global Climate Change, Climate Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Climate Change, Energy, Pollution, Pollution /Prevention, Environment, Department of Energy (DOE)
Article ID: 700698
Kansas State University
Kansas State University researchers are part of a large collaborative project that is using unmanned aircraft to improve the Kansas Flint Hills Smoke Management Plan.
18-Sep-2018 11:15 AM EDT
Environmental Health, Pollution, Environmental Science
Kansas State University, K-State, KSU, Kansas State, fire, burn, Burning, Flint Hills, Tallgrass, prescribed burn, Kansas Flint Hills Smoke Management, Smoke, unmanned aircraft, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, UAS, Kansas Department of Health and Environment
17-Sep-2018 1:05 PM EDT
13-Sep-2018 5:00 PM EDT
Article ID: 700159
American Society of Nephrology (ASN)
In an analysis of all relevant studies, exposure to environmental toxins called per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances was linked to worse kidney function and other signs of kidney damage.
7-Sep-2018 2:40 PM EDT
31-Aug-2018 5:05 PM EDT
Education, Energy, Pollution, Travel and Transportation, DOE Science News, Local - California, Local - LA Metro
California, Traffic, Solutions, Innovations, Student Research, Innovators, Congestion, cars, Transportation, Pollution
31-Aug-2018 3:10 PM EDT
SCIENCE LIFE Law and Public Policy
Behavioral Science, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Climate Science, Environmental Science, Evolution and Darwin, Microbiome, Nature, Pets, Pollution, Spring, Wildlife, Local - Virginia
Article ID: 699865
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Asthma patients, with a specific genetic profile, exhibit more intense symptoms following exposure to traffic pollution, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health and collaborators. The study appeared online in Scientific Reports.
31-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT
Grant Funded News, All Journal News, Allergies, Asthma, Genetics, Personalized Medicine, Pollution, Environmental Health, Scientific Reports, Climate Science, Respiratory Diseases and Disorders
Genetics, Pollution, Asthma, Severity of Asthma, Precision Medicine, Genetic Variation, DNA, Genetic Profile
Article ID: 699531
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan
Of the many well-documented risks of dirty air, one potential danger is lesser known: chronic kidney disease. Learn about new research and how to protect yourself.
24-Aug-2018 3:00 PM EDT
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20-Aug-2018 11:05 AM EDT
MEDICINE LIFE Social and Behavioral Sciences
Addiction, AIDS and HIV, All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Crime and Forensic Science, Education, Healthcare, Infectious Diseases, Internet Trends, Pollution, Public Health, Smoking, Social Media, Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals, Local - DC, Local - DC Metro
Gun Violence, School Shooting, gun violence prevention, twitter bots, Vaccination, anti-vaccination, Social Media, Public Health, Health, mass shooting, Drinking Water, smoke-free campus, Tobacco, Smoking, Opioid, opioid prevention
Article ID: 699442
Ohio State University
Harmful algae isn’t just a problem for high-profile bodies of water – it poses serious, toxic threats in small ponds and lakes as well, new research has found.
23-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT