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How much does light pollution hurt your stargazing? This timelapse video tells the tale

The nighttime sky gets more and more beautiful.

On Feb 12, 2017 by Chris Tognotti

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The ink used to create these gorgeous works of art is made of pollution

You won't believe the beauty that can come from harmful greenhouse gases.

On Feb 11, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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China issues red alert for smog, shuts down schools and factories

The smog is at its worst levels of 2016.

On Dec 20, 2016 by Samantha Grasso

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These Taj Mahal photos show the dangerous effects of pollution in Delhi

India's Supreme Court is calling the air quality a 'disaster.'

On Nov 8, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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Can these pollution-detecting shirts save the planet?

Aerochromics wants to use fashion to solve climate change.

On Jul 28, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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Here’s why you can’t see the Milky Way at night anymore

A not-so starry night.

On Jun 14, 2016 by AJ Dellinger

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An IBM supercomputer will take on China’s air pollution crisis

The research project is called Green Horizon.

On Aug 31, 2015 by Dylan Love

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Marine biologists save sea turtle in harrowing video. And you won’t believe why

Researchers thought the turtle had a parasitic worm. But the problem was humanity's bad plastic habit.

On Aug 14, 2015 by Mary Emily O'Hara

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These pro-fracking memes are almost as bad for the planet as natural gas

What the frack is this?

On Jun 11, 2015 by Miles Klee

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NASA infographic explains why you should have multiple plants at home

Way cheaper and prettier than any machine filter

On May 27, 2015 by Cynthia McKelvey

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Chinese censors try to suppress massively popular pollution documentary

Too little, too late.

On Mar 6, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill

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Digioxide turns pollution into glitch art

Consider this a silver lining of pollution. 

On Jul 24, 2014 by Elizabeth Robinson

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The secret to clean oceans may be robots

We should probably still cool it with the plastic production, though. 

On May 26, 2014 by Kate Knibbs

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No, Chinese are not watching giant fake sunsets

Despite what you may have heard.

On Jan 21, 2014 by Cassandra Khaw

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Shanghai residents share images of record-breaking pollution

Take a look for yourself—if you can see through all that soup.

On Dec 6, 2013 by Miles Klee