air pollution

Save Yourselves

We Measured Air Pollution in Some of London's Richest and Poorest Boroughs

Do the capital's wealthier residents have less to worry about when it comes to the air they're breathing in?
Jessica Furseth
4.11.19
Save Yourselves

If You Jog in a City, Here's Why It's Vital to Choose the Right Route

Pollution isn't quite so bad that it completely cancels the benefits of a run, but you're not helping yourself by jogging on a main road.
Niloufar Haidari
3.19.19
Art

A One-Weekend Exhibit Clears Up London’s Pollution Problem with Art

The impact of air pollution in London makes for an interactive, educational experience at Somerset House.
Diana Shi
1.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Don’t Breathe, Even Air Is Killing Us Now

More than 16,000 Brits are dying each year from cancer and strokes caused by air pollution, health bosses warn.
VICE Staff
9.27.16
Fashion

A Rorschach-Worthy Fashion Line Wants to Protect You From Air Pollution

Designer Nikolas Bentel designed a reactive line of clothing that changes colors in the presence of toxic pollutants.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.28.16
News

A Greenpeace Activist Explains Why They've Put Gas Masks on Famous London Monuments

Recipients included Nelson, Boadicea, Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill.
Sophia Hyatt
4.18.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Canadian Company Is Making Bank Selling Bottled Air to China

Vitality Air says there's been an uptick in demand for canned Canadian Rocky Mountain air among customers in smog-choked China.
Arielle Pardes
12.17.15
Art

See China's Air Pollution as Robotic Origami

Artist Jiayu Liu's latest installation turns complicated data into mesmerizing movement and light.
Sami Emory
9.3.15
News

London, This Is What's Actually in Your 'Deadly' Air

A report last week revealed that over 1,300 people have already died prematurely this year alone because of air pollution in London. Here's exactly what it is that's causing those deaths.
Nick Hilton
6.8.15
Art

Artist Auctions A Jar Of Fresh Air For $860 To Raise Smog Awareness In China

This isn't your average Mason jar.
Zach Sokol
4.10.14