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AI pinpoints local pollution hotspots using satellite images

Researchers at Duke University have developed a method that uses machine learning, satellite imagery and weather data to autonomously find hotspots of heavy air pollution, city block by city block. The technique could be a boon for finding and mitigating sources of hazardous aerosols, studying the effects of air pollution…
bubmag
April 15, 2021
Air Pollution

Does moving somewhere with clean air improve your health?

Where industrialized humans live, air pollution follows. That’s bad news for your lungs, which, in exchanging the gasses necessary to keep us alive, encounter particles that can make the body function less well. Though scientists know that chronic exposure to air pollution is toxic to several organ systems, the exact…
bubmag
April 11, 2021
Air Pollution

Hair Care Market Area And Industry Forecasts Till, 2014

The global hair care market is estimated to value at USD 211.1 Billion by 2025 and is expected to continue growing at a higher rate during the forecast period. Rise in demand for hair color products, rise in aging population coupled with increasing air pollution are expected to contribute to…
bubmag
April 7, 2021
Air Pollution

The Bicycle And Components Market to grow unperturbed in the next decade

Press releases Healthcare Persistence Market Research The global sales of bicycle and components surpassed 1.4 billion units in 2018, as revealed by a new market research study of Persistence Market Research (PMR). The global bicycle and components market is set to witness a strong 6% CAGR during the course of forecast period, 2019 – 2029. The demand for…
bubmag
April 7, 2021
Air Pollution

EPA Cleans Out Trump-Era Shills on Its Science Advisory Boards

EPA Administrator Michael Regan is straightening up the agency’s advisory boards.Photo: Joshua Roberts (Getty Images)When he wasn’t busy searching for Ritz Carlton lotion, former Environmental Protection Administrator Scott Pruitt also gutted the agency’s science advisory boards. But after forcing out impartial scientists and installing people who literally denied air pollution’s…
bubmag
March 31, 2021
Air Pollution

A Rust Belt City’s New Working Class

To grow up in Pittsburgh in the 1990s and 2000s—as I did—was to experience something paradoxical: slow-motion whiplash. In my early childhood, everyone seemed to agree that the city was dying around us—another victim of deindustrialization and globalization and a general brain drain, the factories gone forever and talented young…
bubmag
March 31, 2021