News - 26 Mar 2019
Ten hospitals in the most polluted areas of London will be equipped with new air quality monitors to measure levels of toxic air and help protect patients and staff. Hospital patients, including young...
News - 29 Dec 2010
Intel is focusing its research on resolving the pollution issues by developing a mobile system. Based on this Common Sense Project, the company has devised a model for a novel handy portable device...
News - 2 Feb 2022
The UK’s second largest city Birmingham and Poland’s capital Warsaw have taken decisive action to address the plight of air pollution by taking the first step to monitor air quality...
News - 11 Nov 2019
Environmental Defense Fund Europe (EDFE) together with Mayor Sadiq Khan have released the second wave of data from Breathe London, an ambitious collaborative project to measure and map air pollution...
News - 23 Jul 2019
NASA has obtained a host satellite provider and ride into space for an instrument that will considerably improve the understanding of air quality over North America.
Maxar Technologies of...
News - 14 Jun 2019
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), air pollution accounts for 550,000 premature deaths every year in Europe and seven million across the world.
However, it can be difficult to...
News - 12 Jun 2019
Imagine a scenario where Manhattan has just 10 taxis. If so, what part of the borough’s streets would they cover in a normal day?
Before answering that question, it would be better to...
News - 28 Feb 2017
GW researchers are building sensors that will be placed on campus and along parts of Pennsylvania Avenue to track air pollution and traffic data.
A group of faculty members met in the Science...
News - 5 Dec 2016
Until recently, measuring air pollution was a task that could be performed only by trained scientists using very sophisticated – and very expensive – equipment. That has changed with the...
News - 11 Aug 2016
Seven Chicago organizations and three Kansas State University researchers have received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to investigate whether affordable portable...