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Protect Grandparents From Harmful Soot

By†Molly Rauch Itís summer vacation time for us. My four-year-old son walks down the beach with his grandfather. I watch their shadows follow them over the tide pools, up to the sand dunes and back…

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Urban Vegetation Reduces Air Pollution by 40-60%

By Michael Graham Richard, TreeHugger One More Reason to Hug Trees It is well known that vegetation is good at filtering air indoors (check out the list of the best air-filtering house plants ac…

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Cancer from Cars, Trucks and Buses

I, for one, have been so focused on the effects of fuel emissions on the environment that I haven't paid much attention to the impact that driving has on our personal health. I was shocked to see the …

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