Exposure to a prevalent type of air pollution—particulate matter called PM2.5—takes one year off the average global lifespan, according to research in the journal Environmental Science & Technology Letters.
When the results were published in Nature, in 2011, media all over the world hailed the study as proof that cities send us mad. Of course it proved no such thing – but it did suggest it.
From space, Earth appears as a blue marble. But some researchers have been studying the planet through a different-colored lens: green.
ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.
At the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, our staff is focused on understanding how ecosystems work. Special attention is given to resources that humans depend on, with the goal of using science to guide management and policy.
HARC is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in The Woodlands, Texas dedicated to improving human and ecosystem well-being through the application of sustainability science and principles of sustainable development. HARC's mission is to move knowledge to action to improve human well-being and the environment.
CDC's National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) strives to promote health and quality of life by preventing or controlling those diseases or deaths that result from interactions between people and their environment.
Bcerc.org is committed to educating the population about Breast Cancer, and Cannabidiol
Our goal is to build on our existing strengths and promote synergistic and complementary development of energy and environmental programs.
EPA is forging a path forward to develop sustainable solutions to the nation's highest priority science needs. Our six integrated research programs provide the scientific foundation, methods, and tools the Agency needs to fulfill its mission of protecting human health and the environment.
The EU supports research activities aimed at recommending practical ideas and technologies to help solve the environmental problems facing Europe and the world. This website explains how the Commission's Environment research programme is tackling this huge research challenge through the right policies, projects and people.
The NIEHS supports and conducts studies to determine how exposure to chemicals or other agents in the environment may influence a variety of diseases.