Fuming Fireworks

BY ON July 3, 2012
It’s hard to even imagine sitting out a spectacular blazing 4th of July fireworks celebration. Not only are fireworks a radiant feast for the eyes, but the loud, fiery tradition that delights adults and children from coast to coast is uniquely American. Could there possibly...

TOPICS: Pollution, Science

Camp Fresh Air

BY ON July 2, 2012
I should be working but instead I’m Googling natural tick repellents, digging through the hall closet to see if we still have rain boots that fit, and worrying, especially about ozone. It hit well over 90 degrees in my hometown of New York City last...

TOPICS: Asthma, Motherhood, Pollution, Social Justice