People eat or breathe more than 50,000 tiny plastic particles every year and the health impacts of ingesting microplastic are unknown!

People eat at least 50,000 plastic particles a year. But health effects of ingestion of microplastics via food, water and breathing are still unknown. Just look at animals...

Fracking Danger: Natural Gas Production Contaminates Drinking Water in Texas

Now it's clear! Fracking is dangerous as natural gas production is responsible for methane contamination of drinking water in Texas! This new scientific study poses challenge to gas industry assertion that energy boom hasn't hurt water...

China Also Exports Its Dirty Air Pollution to U.S.

China’s export industry is responsible for dirty emissions that are blowing across the Pacific Ocean and contributing to smog in the United States. About one-fifth of the pollution China spews into the atmosphere comes from...

Zombie Fish: Discover the Three-Eyed Walleye Fish Called “Third Eye Louie” From Lake Nipissing

Why does this fish has three eyes? Many theories have surfaced in the months since a three-eyed walleye fish affectionately dubbed "Third Eye Louie" was pulled out of Lake Nipissing. Some claimed the freak fish...

Air Apocalypse in China: Super Smog Hits Harbin in North China

This is not a camera problem! It's a super smog attack in Harbin, a 11 mio people city in northern China! Amazing! This weird and massive smog shut down one of northeastern China's largest cities...

Foam party? Toxic froth at Bellandur Lake rises so high that it spills over into neighbouring areas

This isn't snow. And there wasn't any foam party around. No, what's covering streets and floating in the air at Bellandur Lake, in India's technology capital, is a stinky toxic froth triggered by chemicals and sewage. The foam...

The Runit Dome is the next radioactive ticking bomb in the Pacific Ocean

There is a time bomb in the Pacific. A huge concrete dome filled with plutonium from US nuclear bomb tests threatens the Pacific Ocean. And it is now cracking up! This concrete structure dubbed 'The Runit Dome'...

Mexico City is shrouded in a haze of hazardous smoke – Residents are warned to stay inside – Smoke could reach the U.S. end of this week

Mexico's capital city is shrouded in a haze of hazardous smoke. The smoke is the result of several fires burning in and around the city in recent days. The National Weather Service...

Lagoon turns blood red in Mexico unexpectedly

This lagoon situated in Huatalco, Mexico has turned blood red within the last 10 days. The reddish water of 'La Salina' lagoon impacts residents' life and kills wildlife in the area. After the mysterious overnight disappearance...

Collision at Houston Ship Channel dumps 9,000 barrels of fuel into the channel – Fish kill – Don’t eat shellfish from Galveston Bay

A collision involving a tanker and two barges on Friday dumped some 9,000 barrels of fuel into the channel. A fish kill was discovered on Sunday. Officials warned people not to eat...

Remaining oil of Deepwater Horizon is transforming into a more toxic substance for fish

Scientists have found that ultraviolet light is transforming the remaining oil into a more toxic substance that hinders the development of heart, eye, and brain function in fish. Compared to fish exposed to unweathered oil,...

Stop Drinking California Tap Water: California’s Drinking Water Is So Chemically Contaminated It’s Carcinogenic

A new study finds that drinking tap water in California over the course of a lifetime could increase the risk of cancer. Researchers from the environmental advocacy group Environmental Working Group estimated that...

Industrial plants produce SNOW in Indiana, Kansas, Ohio, Nebraska and Minnesota in rare weather phenomenon

Industrial power plants produced snow in Indiana, Kansas and the Cleveland metro area Tuesday as a blast of cold air engulfed the Midwest. Heat and steam from industries near downtown Cleveland enhanced a localized...

A train just derailed in Lynchburg (Va) and the river James is on fire – April 30, 2014

It's not the first time we observe burning water due to pollution or oil spill! Remember this in China!   According to medias, at least 50,000 gallons of crude oil were released after a train derailed...

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is now twice the size of Texas and it’s rapidly getting bigger

The monstrous garbage patch consists of 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic and weighs roughly 88,000 tons. Scientists fear that if they can't clear the patch in time, plastic will be too small to collect...

‘Major emergency’ dumps millions of gallons of raw sewage into Puget Sound

A major emergency at one of the region's largest wastewater treatment plants is dumping millions of gallons of untreated raw sewage into Puget Sound. An equipment failure at 2 a.m. Thursday at the West Point...

Smog in Paris, France: Before After Photo of the Tour Eiffel (Eiffel Tower) – March 2014

Wow, before seing this photo, I had no idea of real gravity of the situation in Paris, France. It even reminds me of the Chinese smog. This combination of photos shows the Eiffel tower (R) in...

That doesn’t happen really often in Beijing – Flowers in the outskirts of the Chinese capital

Beijing is well-known for its smog and pollution. But sometimes, in the outskirts of the city you can really enjoy the sun and... flowers! Awesome. On January 2015, so 9 months ago, the pollution in Beijing...

River turns mysteriously blood red overnight in Tigre near Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nobody knows what has happened near Buenos Aires yet! But baffled officials are investigating why the first section of the Parana River Delta turned blood red overnight in Tigre, Argentina Saturday morning. Residents have...

US drinking water crisis: As many as 19 million people in 43 states exposed to harmful PFAS chemicals in their drinking water – Contaminants linked to birth defects, cancers, infertility and reduced immune responses...

As many as 19 million people in 43 states may be exposed to harmful contaminants in their drinking water, according to the Environmental Working Group and Northeastern University. The different contaminated areas...

A Giant Pit Is Gently Swallowing Cerro de Pasco the Highest City in Peru

Cerro de Pasco is a medium-size city in the high Peruvian sierra. And in the middle of the highest city in Peru, there is a giant pit... that is slowly swallowing the city. In this...

A massive industrial fire is burning since five days in Parkersburg, West Virginia: State of emergency declared in Wood County but nobody speaks about it

Another Media Blackout! A large industrial fire broke out on October 21 in Parkersburg, West Virginia, and it is continuing to burn right now. Governor Jim Justice declared a State Of Emergency in Wood County...

Methane bubbles through asphalt cracks in Germantown, Maryland

Toxic methane leaked out of soil on Germantown cove on March 10, 2016. Close to 70 people have been evacuated as besides being flammable, the methane forced oxygen out of buildings, making it difficult to...

Scientists discover China has been secretly emitting banned ozone-depleting gas for 6 years at least

A chemical banned around the globe for the last 30 years has made an unfortunate resurgence. And all signs, in a new study, point to China as the culprit. Is anyone really...

The world’s rivers are contaminated with dangerous levels of antibiotics – Some 300 times above safe limit

Hundreds of sites in rivers around the world from the Thames to the Tigris are awash with dangerously high levels of antibiotics, the largest global study on the subject has found.

Toxic Remnants of California’s Gold Rush in San Francisco Waterways for Millennia

California’s gold rush ended more than a century ago, but its contamination will last thousands of years, say scientists! Some hydraulic gold mining processes use the toxic metal mercury to separate gold from gravel. In...

River turns blood red overnight alarming residents in Guatemala

The Samalá river in Quetzaltenango turned blood red overnight on October 14, 2016, alarming residents of nearby communities. The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MARN) has launched an investigation to determine the source of this mysterious...

Massive sinkhole contaminates Florida aquifer with radioactive water since weeks

A massive sinkhole on top of a Mosaic gypsum stack near Mulberry allowed millions of gallons of contaminated water to flow into the Florida Aquifer. A cascading waterfall falls into the huge chasm in the...

This is the largest environmental disaster of Brazil

On November 5, 2015 the dam holding residue from an iron ore mine collapsed flooding the city of Bento Rodrigues in toxic mud. Now the 62 million cubic meters of mud and polluting materials have...

Amazing Facts: Premature Mortality in Japan Due to Tropospheric Ozone

Too much ozone kills! This is the result of a survey conducted by 47 Japanese prefectures to better understand the relation between premature mortality versus modeled and monitored tropospheric ozone concentrations. Their estimations are based on measurements...

Radioactive iodine-131 of UNKNOWN ORIGIN measured over large areas across Europe

Iodine-131, a radionuclide of anthropogenic origin, has recently been detected in tiny amounts in the ground-level atmosphere in Europe. The radioactive anomaly was first found during week 2 of January 2017 in northern Norway. Iodine-131 was...

Discover Untung Jawa the “Trash Island”: it’s Once Pristine Surf Beaches Are Now Giant Garbage Swamps

We are turning our Oceans and Seas into a toxic hell! And these terrible photographs feature our garbage-earth beautifully! Indonesia is a paradise for surfers that travel to remote islands to surf perfect waves. It’s rare...

Maldives ‘Rubbish Island’ Thilafushi: Discover Maldives Trash Island – A Huge Island Waste Dump

Dreaming of a holiday in the Maldives? Better hope you don’t end up on Maldives 'Rubbish Island' Thilafushi. The Maldives are known as an unspoilt, paradise island destination for upmarket tourists but the BBC's Simon...

Meanwhile Lake Poopo, the second largest lake of Bolivia, has almost completely disappeared

Considered as the second largest lake of Bolivia, after Lake Titicaca, Poopó has virtually disappeared. This lake, formely home of multitude of endemic species, is now dry and full of dead fish and animals. This video...

Gulf Of Mexico Dead Zone Is As Large As Connecticut! Can you Imagine?

The Gulf of Mexico dead zone is huge! Although it has shrunk this year, the Gulf of Mexico dead zone is still the size of Connecticut! Unbelievable! The dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico is...

Humans’ plastic trash creates new strange rock types

If you go to the beach, you’re likely to see some form of plastic pollution scattered in the waves or sprinkled among the sand grains. But researchers...

Just a mother bird feeding her chick a cigarette butt

This should be a wake up call for everybody! look at this mother bird feeding her chick a cigarette butt. It's just too shocking!

The Story of the Cuyahoga River Fire of 1969 – The River That Caught Fire

Do you know the story - or better said the fable - behind the Cuyahoga River Fire of 1969, also known as 'The River That Caught Fire'? In a few words, the US burning river...

Indiana Dunes Beach Closed After Steel Plant Releases Cyanide in Little Calumet River

An Indiana steel plant dumped toxic levels of cyanide and ammonia-nitrogen in the Little Calumet River. Dead fish and toxic chemicals in the water have caused several beaches...

Rare And Eerie Sky Phenomenon: Tyndall Light Scattering Effect Over Chiang Mai, Thailand, Looks Like An Opening Gate To Heaven

This amazing sky phenomenon called the 'Tyndall effect' is pretty mind-blowing. It was sighted by thousands in the sky over Chiang Mai on June 12, 2014. This spectacular, unusual and rare natural spectacle emerged from the...