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Maui residents struggle with health issues months after devastating fires

Maui residents struggle with health issues months after devastating fires

Months following the catastrophic fire in Lahaina, Maui, residents are facing serious health complications, including respiratory problems and psychological distress, while grappling with inadequate medical resources.

Brianna Sacks reports for The Washington Post.

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Warming waters in Europe pose significant health risks, says EU agency

Warming waters in Europe pose significant health risks, says EU agency

A report by the European Environment Agency warns of health hazards from emerging waterborne diseases and pollution due to climate change.

Leonie Cater reports for POLITICO

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Wildfires in Canada worsen air quality across the U.S. Midwest

Wildfires in Canada worsen air quality across the U.S. Midwest

Wildfire smoke from Canadian blazes has dramatically worsened air quality across the Midwestern United States, permeating indoor environments despite efforts to keep it out.

Kiley Price reports for Inside Climate News.

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Cloud brightening experiment in California temporarily stopped

Cloud brightening experiment in California temporarily stopped

Local officials in California have halted a cloud brightening experiment due to potential health concerns, as researchers tested a technology to combat global warming by reflecting sunlight.

Christopher Flavelle reports for The New York Times.

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Human activities are increasing pandemic risks, new study finds

Human activities are increasing pandemic risks, new study finds

A recent study highlights how human-induced environmental changes are amplifying the spread of diseases, posing potential pandemic threats.

Scott Dance reports for The Washington Post.

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Climate change poses a growing threat to Kathmandu's air quality

Climate change poses a growing threat to Kathmandu's air quality

As Kathmandu endures severe air pollution issues, exacerbated by climate change, residents face increased health risks.

Abhaya Raj Joshi reports for Mongabay.

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania, residents face pollution and lawsuits from Shell's ethane cracker plant

Beaver County, Pennsylvania, residents face pollution and lawsuits from Shell's ethane cracker plant

Despite promises of economic growth, Shell's ethane cracker in Beaver County, Pennsylvania has drawn legal challenges and health concerns over its emissions and pollution.

Kiley Bense reports for Inside Climate News.

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