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Jun 16, 2020

Air pollution is one of the world’s top 10 health threats, and now scientists can enlist satellites, but also citizens and their devices to help fight it.


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Jun 11, 2020

“The ports are an environmental justice issue,” says Yifang Zhu, an air pollution expert at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. “The nearby communities are exposed to so many pollutants from Read More

May 31, 2020

“People think the outdoor air in cities is not that great, but usually the indoor air is worse” says Yifang Zhu, an air pollution researcher at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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May 27, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Dr. Linda Delp of COEH and Director of UCLA LOSH, spoke with other leading public health voices in "FIELDING FOCS: Public Health in a Pandemic: COVID-1 & Vulnerable Populations Read More

May 20, 2020

Extended bike lanes and wider sidewalks are among solutions to keep car traffic down as people continue to avoid public transit

When cities put stay-at-home orders in place, traffic Read More

May 3, 2020

“Climate action directly benefits people at a local and regional scale by creating cleaner air. The public health benefits are both immediate and long-term, and we can save the economy billions Read More

Apr 29, 2020

Stay-at-home orders and other social distancing measures have  Read More

Apr 28, 2020

Millions of Californians with “essential” jobs are still going in to work.

Unlike other workers, who can hunker down at home and do their jobs in front of a computer screen, they must still Read More

Apr 20, 2020

WASHINGTON, April 21 (Xinhua) -- The arrival of spring in the Northern Hemisphere has raised hope that warmer weather might slow or even stop the COVID-19 epidemic. However, a leading expert told Read More

Apr 15, 2020

As COVID-19 continues as a global pandemic, people, businesses and ways of life are being severely disrupted — and no one knows for how long. However, the outcomes are not wholly bleak. Read More