smog

Photos

Dystopian Photos of San Francisco Smothered by Smoke

For days, locals had to stay indoors or don air masks in an effort to avoid the harmful particles in the air.
Yalonda James
11.21.18
INDIA

Breathing New Delhi’s air is as toxic as smoking 50 cigarettes

Kathleen Caulderwood
11.9.17
Daily Buzzkill

People in One of the Most Polluted Cities Don't Know What's Poisoning Them

Kolkata's air was six times more toxic than what's allowed by the Indian government.
Justin Heifetz​​
7.27.17
Comics!

'SMOG,' Today's Comic by Bridget Meyne

In this polluted world, a girl is on a mission to find a way to avoid all the toxins in our air.
Bridget Meyne
6.3.17
getting around

These Bicycles Eat Smog and Spit Out Clean Air

The Smog Free Project was inspired by air pollution problems in Beijing.
Lisa Cumming
5.21.17
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
Trump

Postcards from the American Dark Ages of Smog

Donald Trump has called the EPA a 'disgrace.' There was a time when it didn't exist.
Michael Byrne
11.19.16
Health

Pollution in Delhi Is So Bad Schools Are Closed for Three Days

It’s like having a really shitty snow day that slowly kills you.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.6.16
china

The Smog-Sucking Tower Has Arrived in China. But Can It Stay There?

Can China turn its pollution problem into diamonds?
Jamie Fullerton
9.30.16
Design

The Smog Free Tower Is Heading to China

In the fall of 2016, Daan Roosegaarde and his team will tour five Chinese cities to spread the word on making them smog-free.
Kevin Holmes
6.29.16
environment

The Air in Nearly Every Big City in the Developing World Is Unhealthy to Breathe

The World Health Organization says air pollution is up 8 percent around the world and, while rich countries are becoming cleaner for the most part, 98 percent of cities in poor nations failed to reach minimum thresholds for healthy air.
Matt Smith
5.12.16
environment

Cars, Corruption, and Climate Change Linked to Return of Horrendous Smog in Mexico City

The worst bout of air pollution in over a decade has raised fears that the Mexican capital could be heading back to the days when constantly watering eyes and irritated throats were the norm.
Alan Hernandez
5.6.16
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