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The erosion of China, are sweet potatoes the culprit?

There has been a lot of attention given to the recent documentary « Under the Dome » which illustrates just how bad the pollution problem in China is.   743 mots de plus

The Economy

The Lorax

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

First published August 12, 1971

Plot Description: The Lorax is a magical creature that speaks for the trees.  He appears one day to beg the Once-ler to cease his business of chopping down trees, for they are important.  176 mots de plus

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PSI and PM2.5 (Part 1)

For years, the National Environment Agency of Singapore (NEA) calculated our Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) with only 5 pollutant parameters – sulphur dioxide (SO2), particulate matter (PM10), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), carbon monoxide (CO) and ozone (O3). 433 mots de plus

Air Pollution

Enjoy the beauties of nature.

Where do we go to relax and rejuvenate? Most of us enjoy the beauties of nature, whether it be taking a hike in the mountains or relaxing on sandy beaches. 144 mots de plus


Huge Numbers of Europeans Will Die From Air Pollution in the Next 20 Years

Hundreds of thousands of people in the E.U. — perhaps millions, if present trends continue — will suffer premature death in the next two decades because of toxic air, a new report… 113 mots de plus


Mermaid, is a maid or a sea witch. It has the upper body of a female human and the other half the tail of a fish. 203 mots de plus


China pollution documentary attracts huge interest online

BEIJING (AP) — A slick new documentary on China’s environmental woes has racked up more than 175 million online views in two days, underscoring growing concern in the country over the impact of air, water and soil pollution. 402 mots de plus