pollution

  • EarthTalk Q&A: Does Polluted Air Reduce People’s Intelligence?

    Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss EarthTalk As we continue to pump carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere and the climate warms around the world, it’s not only our health and the environment that we have to worry about. A handful of recent studies conclude that...
  • Earthtalk Q&A: Carbon Emmissions After Pandemic

    Roddy Scheer y Doug Moss EarthTalk Nadie está contento con los estragos que ha causado el Coronavirus, pero un lado positivo ha sido la reducción en las emisiones de dióxido de carbono (CO2) que ocurrieron. Según las investigaciones de la Universidad de Anglia en el Reino Unido, las emisiones...
  • Earthtalk Q&A: Carbon Emmissions After Pandemic

    Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss EarthTalk No one is happy about the havoc the Coronavirus has wreaked, but one bright side has been the reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions that occurred. Global CO2 emissions during April 2020—while the world was largely locked down—were 17 percent lower than the...
  • Earthtalk Q&A: Videojuegos y Calentamiento Global

    Roddy Scheer y Doug Moss EarthTalk En resumen, el gran crecimiento en los juegos y la ineficiencia de las consolas de los principales fabricantes como Microsoft y Sony, ha llevado a un aumento en la demanda de electricidad asociada con el disfrute de Fortnite, Minecraft, Roblox y otras plataformas...
  • Earthtalk Q&A: Video Games and Global Warming

    Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss  EarthTalk   In short, the huge growth in gaming, and the inefficiency of the consoles from the major manufacturers like Microsoft and Sony, has led to a surge in electricity demand associated with kids’ enjoyment of Fortnite, Minecraft, Roblox and other popular gaming platforms....
  • Grupos critican la reversión de los estándares de emisión automovilistas de la administración Trump

    LOS ÁNGELES – Los grupos que promueven la salud pública y el aire limpio y que abogan por los consumidores se comprometen a luchar contra el nuevo retroceso de las normas de emisión de vehículos de la administración Trump. La nueva regla finalizó el martes. Dave Cooke, analista senior...
  • Groups Slam Trump Administration’s Rollback of Auto Emission Standards

    LOS ANGELES — Groups that promote public health and clean air and that advocate for consumers all are vowing to fight the Trump administration’s new rollback of vehicle-emission standards. The new rule was finalized on Tuesday. Dave Cooke, senior vehicles analyst with the Union of Concerned Scientists, slammed the administration for...
  • NEED IS A WHOLISTIC RECOVER AND RECYCLE APPROACH TO THE ENVIRONMENT

    Most individuals today will accept the conclusion by meteorology’s weather projections. They all include some degree of Global Climate Change. Just this morning, National Public Radio (NPR) commentator stated that this past July 2019 was the warmest July month since weather records began being recorded. The increase was seven...
  • EarthTalk Q&A: Greener school buses?

    EarthTalk Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss Now that school is back in session, those big yellow diesel-fueled school buses are all over the roads again. While they’re relatively safe—and definitely old school—they’re also big polluters, chugging along at 4-6 miles to the gallon while creating a cloud of harmful...

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