Addressing Common Asthma Myths
Over 25 million people in the US have asthma, and it's the leading chronic disease in children. We tackle some...
The Increasing Demand and Decreasing Supply of Water
The demand for water is expected to increase while supplies decrease due to a growing population and climate...
Air Pollution, Mental Health, and America’s Aging Population
Air quality affects health in many ways. New research explores the connection between air pollution, cognitive...
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More than half of the contiguous United States is experiencing extremely dry conditions or drought. Many central and western states are feeling the impacts
A Fat Bear Is a Healthy Bear Each summer, brown bears congregate along the Brooks River in Katmai National Park for their annual feast—an event that has now
As a citizen of the ApsÃ¡alooke Nation, people who have long lived in the region in and near today's Yellowstone National Park, I have an intimate relationship
This Halloween, don't send your pumpkins to the graveyard! In the United States, almost one-third by weight of the available food supply went uneaten in 2010
Did you know? Climate-related temperature shifts are expected to cause a net increase in residential electricity use. Heating and cooling account for roughly 48
July is Parks and Recreation Month, and it's a great time to get outside! As we settle into summer, take advantage of the warmer weather and longer days to get
You and your family probably have a plan for a house fire—a smoke detector in place, an evacuation plan, and a safe place to gather. But do you have a plan for
Did You Know? Heatwaves have become more frequent and cold waves have become less frequent over the past century in the US. Annual average US temperatures are
Does weather affect your Thanksgiving meal? You bet! From wild turkey survival to the life cycle of the apples in your pie, weather conditions have a big impact
Winter weather can bring snow, sleet, freezing rain, and ice to your doorstep. City, county, and state governments are typically responsible for keeping public