Americans Want Climate Control

Americans Want Climate Control

On November 30, 2015, the 21st Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC began drafting the Paris Climate Agreement. Written by representatives of 196 countries, the agreement was adopted by consensus on December 12, 2015. Within provisions of the Paris Agreement, each...
Governor Jerry Brown’s Efforts Toward a Better Tomorrow

Governor Jerry Brown’s Efforts Toward a Better Tomorrow

California’s Governor, Jerry Brown, has been a political hero since the 1970’s. He has ended major tax breaks for oil companies, cracked down on polluters, and began the movement toward more solar energy. In his inaugural address back in 2015, he vowed to keep climate...
Our Health Is Suffering Thanks to Air Pollution

Our Health Is Suffering Thanks to Air Pollution

Air pollution poses a serious threat to public health. According to a recent study conducted by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), 44 out of 51 U.K. cities and towns, including London, have unsafe levels of airborne particulate matter. Unfortunately, exposure to...
5 Ways to Reduce Your Exposure to Air Pollution

5 Ways to Reduce Your Exposure to Air Pollution

Air pollution is the cause of many health related issues. They can range from short term medical difficulties to very serious lifetime diseases. Poor air quality can affect your cognition, decrease your life expectancy, and cause developmental issues in children. If...