Plane Exhaust Kills More People Than Plane Crashes

Air Plane Pollution

There’s a new fear of flying: You’re more likely to die from exposure to toxic pollutants in plane exhaust than in a plane crash, a new study suggests. In recent years, airplane crashes have killed about a thousand people annually, whereas plane emissions kill about ten thousand people each year, researchers say. The locations with […]

BP Oil Spill

BP Oil Spill

BP Oil Spill. image from : news.gather.com

Burying CO2 Might Help Asia Not Destroy Us

Burying CO2 Might Help Asia Not Destroy Us

As pessimists on climate change are fond of reminding us, China and India are catastrophically prolific builders of coal-fired power plants these days. While we’re busy greening the Emmy Awards, they are quietly doing what they feel they need to do to provide energy for their expanding economies, more than compensating for all of the […]