Microbes Threaten Climate Change With Methane From Thawing Permafrost

Microbes Threaten Climate Change With Methane From Thawing Permafrost

The issues and problems regarding climate change have been in the headlines and in front of lawmakers for decades. The main arbiters of the ever-increasing temperature of the Earth are fossil fuel-powered plants, vehicles, and industry. Though, there is one process that is also polluting the environment, which is the thawing permafrost in the Arctic, […]

Air Pollution Causes Brain Defects

Air Pollution Causes Brain Defects

Elissa Wilker, researcher at┬áCardiovascular Epidemiological Research Unit at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, told NBC reporters that new findings are revealing air pollution causes brain defects. Recent senior brain scans have revealed those close to high levels of pollutant air particles that are small (which come from […]

The Irony of Air Pollution and the Quest for Life on Mars

The Irony of Air Pollution and the Quest for Life on Mars

There is constantly much debate surrounding the issue of air pollution and what can or cannot be done about it. A new study was just released stating that rotting of the brain could potentially be caused by city air pollution, an extremely unnerving and some feel disturbing statement. However, given the use air pollution has […]