October 19th, 2019 | by Cynthia Shahan
Sometime in the 1940s–1950s, a young, passionate socialite activist supplied her alibi to Nero Wolfe: "I dined with the governor to discuss 'killer fog.'"
Nero Wolfe was educated about everything, and he agreed with her on the automobile pollution she referred to as "killer fog."
Wolfe inquired, "Are you referring to the London event?"
April 28th, 2019 | by Nexus Media
New research shows pollution from cars is responsible for 4 million new cases of childhood asthma each year
July 30th, 2017 | by James Ayre
The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has moved to expand its probe into reports that exhaust and carbon monoxide leakage into the cabins of Ford Explorer SUVs and those leaks may be linked to numerous car crashes. The expansion is to now encompass 1.33 million vehicles, according to a newly released statement from the regulatory body
November 23rd, 2009 | by Michael Ricciardi
Puff (a car exhaust monitoring device) is attached near the exhaust pipe of your vehicle. Its color changes dynamically, visualizing the amount of pollution your car is producing. Green indicates the lowest rate of pollution, red the highest. Karolina Sobecka, the artist/designer of Puff, explains: In this project, design is used as a strategy to explore the overlap between the material and immaterial worlds and spur discussion on the hidden social and psychological mechanisms behind the cultural use of accessories as 'objects to think with'...Amateur Human (the design project's official name) focuses on the environmental issues since we all are inadvertently becoming more eco-conscious whether we want to or not, and these issues seem both overwhelming and ambiguous