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People for sale Smugglers in Libya are auctioning migrants off as slaves. At a property outside Tripoli, CNN witnessed a dozen men go under the hammer in the space of minutes. Under The Hammer, Forced Labor, Man Go, African Countries, Off Black, West Africa, Going To Work, Human Rights, Tv

People for sale: Where lives are auctioned for $400

Smugglers in Libya are auctioning migrants off as slaves. At a property outside Tripoli, CNN witnessed a dozen men go under the hammer in the space of minutes.

Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says. The study, published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, evaluated nearly 300 sets of mothers and. Kids Health, Health Tips, Health And Wellness, Dental Health, Public Health, Health Fitness, Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Health, Source De Calcium

Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says | CNN

Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says.

Levels of airborne pollutants are off the scale in parts of India’s capital with effects likened to smoking 50 cigarettes a day. A family in Delhi ride through the thick smog. Bubble World, Environmental Degradation, Delhi India, End Of The World, The Guardian, Doctors, Apocalypse, Smoking, Scale

Delhi doctors declare pollution emergency as smog chokes city

Levels of airborne pollutants are off the scale in parts of India’s capital with effects likened to smoking 50 cigarettes a day

A class of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux and heartburn proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) has been linked to a greater-than-doubled risk of developing stomach cancer a recent study has shown. Silent Reflux, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Common Medications, Observational Study, 10 Interesting Facts, Stop Acid Reflux, Medical Research, Heartburn

A Really Common Medication Has Been Linked to Doubled Risk of Stomach Cancer

A class of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux and heartburn has been linked to a greater-than-doubled risk of developing stomach cancer, a recent study has shown.

Off the coast of Honduras, near Rotan Island, a huge plastic trash patch has appeared. Plastic pollution in our oceans is choking wildlife Roatan, Honduras, Plastic In The Sea, Les Experts, Planet Ocean, Underwater Photographer, Plastic Pollution, Ocean Pollution, Caribbean Sea

A massive floating dumpsite has appeared in the Caribbean

In an area which is supposed to be one of the most pristine dive sites in the Caribbean, a massive floating pile of plastic garbage that stretches for kilometres has just appeared.

Unicef says five children a day have been killed or injured since March with ‘nearly every child in Yemen’ in need of humanitarian aid Faith In Humanity Lost, End Of The World, Saudi Arabia, The Guardian, It Hurts, War, Sayings, Children, News

'Only God can save us': Yemeni children starve as aid is held at border

Iona Craig reports from Yemen where aid agencies cannot get vital shipments into the war-torn country already gripped by cholera outbreak

Fossil fuel emissions will reach an all-time high in 2017 scientists say dashing hopes of progress - The Washington Post The Washington Post, End Of The World, Science And Technology, All About Time, Scientists, Fossil, Internet, Paris, News

Fossil fuel emissions will reach an all-time high in 2017, scientists say — dashing hopes of progress

Scientists thought global carbon emissions had flatlined. No such luck.

Green energy is incredibly important — pollution is hurting more people than anything else. Environmental Pollution, End Of The World, Natural Disasters, Biodegradable Products, Water, Green Products, People, Kiosk, Drums

Pollution Kills More People Than Anything Else

A comprehensive report on environmental pollution shows that filthy air, contaminated water and other polluted parts of our environment kill more people each year than anything else– smoking, hunger, natural disasters, war, murder, AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria – costing us $4 trillion a year.

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Save the Children says 130 children die every day in Yemen

CAIRO (AP) — An international aid group says an estimated 130 children or more die every day in war-torn Yemen from extreme hunger and disease. Save the Children said late on Wednesday that a continuing blockade by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Shiite rebels is likely to further increase the death rate. It says over 50,000 children are believed to have died in 2017. Saudi Arabia blocked Yemen's ports after a rebel missile attack near Riyadh earlier in November. It said Monday the…

Delhi authorities ordered all schools to shut on Wednesday after choking smog descended on north India and Pakistan, with pollution levels in the city 40 times the World Health Organization's safe limit. Delhi Pollution, Air Pollution, Beijing, Jama Masjid, Albert Schweitzer, United Airlines, Pakistan, Taj Mahal, The Unit

Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measures - CNN

The Delhi government is scrambling to introduce a series of city-wide emergency measures, as the capital braces for yet another day of heavy pollution.

A debate raged on social media as a restaurant near Shanghai started charging patrons a “clean air fee,” a week after Beijing issued its first-ever “red alert” over air pollution. Climate Change Report, Doctor For Kids, Cities, Toronto Star, Everything Is Awesome, China, Chinese Restaurant, Air Pollution, Ny Times

2,100 cities exceed recommended pollution levels, fueling climate change | CNN

Climate change is a looming public health emergency, say experts in a new report, due to high pollution levels, warming temperatures and increased opportunities for disease.

Humans are on a "collision course with the natural world".In more than concerned scientists - including the majority of living Nobel Laureates - penned an urgent warning to humanity at … Humorous Short Stories, Apollo 11 Moon Landing, Collision Course, Learning To Say No, Light Of The World, Environmental Issues, New Perspective, Natural World, Mother Earth

Largest Ever Group of Scientists Issues Humanity an Urgent Warning: Time Is Running Out

In 1992, more than 1,700 concerned scientists - including the majority of living Nobel Laureates - penned an urgent warning to humanity at large. The message was simple: if we do not take drastic action, human misery will prevail and our planet wi

More than Yemeni children are likely to die by the end of the year as a result of disease and starvation caused by the stalemated war in the country, Save the Children has warned. The End, End Of The World, Save The Children, War, News, Group, Country, Rural Area, Country Music

More than 50,000 Yemeni children 'will die by the end of the year'

More than 50,000 Yemeni children are likely to die by the end of the year as a result of disease and starvation caused by the stalemated war in the country, Save the Children has warned.

China records most daily coronavirus cases since March 5 as cities in province bordering Russia impose lockdown rules Daily Number, Harbin, Greenhouse Gases, Wuhan, The Province, End Of The World, Just Go, Russia, Street View

Greenhouse gas emissions just went the wrong way, again

Despite years of promise, emissions are back up.

HONOLULU (AP) — After the most powerful El Nino on record heated the world’s oceans to never-before-seen levels, huge swaths of once vibrant coral reefs Oceans Of The World, End Of The World, Puerto Rico, Coral Bleaching, Leagues Under The Sea, Archaeology News, Climate Change Effects, Deep Sea, This Is Us

Coral Bleaching Has Ravaged Half of Hawaii's Reefs

Last week, scientists reported that half of Hawaii’s coral reefs suffered serious bleaching in 2014 and 2015 as part of an ongoing, three-year global bleaching event that researchers are still trying to get a handle on. Hawaii is home to some of the most spectacular reefs in the U.S., which bring in around $800 million a year in revenue.

Climate change could reduce oxygen levels in the oceans by 40 per cent over the next 8000 years, leading to dramatic changes in marine life Oceans Of The World, End Of The World, National Geographic Images, New Scientist, Image Of The Day, Marine Life, High Quality Images, Climate Change, Bing Images

What we're doing now will make the ocean completely unliveable

Climate change could reduce oxygen levels in the oceans by 40 per cent over the next 8000 years, leading to dramatic changes in marine life