Thesaurus / polluted
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There wasn’t a strong connection between the age of a station and how polluted it was.
AIR POLLUTION IN US SUBWAY STATIONS IS DISTURBINGLY HIGHKATE BAGGALEYFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
What makes this ever more complicated is the fact that because the water gets polluted in Mexico, the United States doesn’t know what’s in it.
WHO OWNS THE TIJUANA RIVER – AND WHO NEEDS ITS WATER MOSTMACKENZIE ELMER AND VICENTE CALDERÓNJANUARY 11, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
A remote mountain that some consider pristine is polluted with microplastics, she says.
ANALYZE THIS: MICROPLASTICS ARE SHOWING UP IN MOUNT EVEREST’S SNOWCAROLYN WILKEJANUARY 6, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The state forester, Peter Daugherty, has denied any direct connection exists between clear-cutting and polluted drinking water.
TIMBER TAX CUTS COST OREGON TOWNS BILLIONS. THEN POLLUTED WATER DROVE UP THE PRICE.BY TONY SCHICK, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVEJANUARY 1, 2021PROPUBLICA
Previously polluted cities in China and India saw smog lift.
2020 HAS SUCKED—BUT THERE ARE SOME SMALL SILVER LININGSTANYA BASUDECEMBER 25, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
She says the existing limit is not enough, especially when it comes to protecting children, the elderly, people with pre-existing conditions, and communities of color that tend to live in more polluted areas.
CRACKING DOWN ON SOOT POLLUTION COULD SAVE THOUSANDS OF LIVES—BUT THE EPA WON’T DO ITULA CHROBAKDECEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
The utility has required those who sell it land to sign contracts that release the company from future legal claims and forbid the sellers to voice concerns about polluted drinking water wells.
A POWER COMPANY’S QUIET LAND-BUYING SPREE COULD SHIELD IT FROM COAL ASH CLEANUP COSTSBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSNOVEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
As that region of the sky gets polluted, it amplifies an “already significant” risk of collisions, he says.
RUSSIAN AND CHINESE SPACECRAFTS COULD COLLIDE IN SPACE JUNK SUPER-SPREADERRHHACKETTFORTUNEOCTOBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
The best way we can clean up these polluted information networks is for people to do it in their own backyards.
OUR MISINFORMATION PROBLEM IS ABOUT TO GET MUCH, MUCH WORSESEAN ILLINGOCTOBER 6, 2020VOX
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