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Videos: If you fish the Duwamish in Seattle, better eat the salmon — Comer el salmón, Ăn cá hồi, បរិភោគត្រីសាម៉ុង — and here’s how
June 24, 2020 |View

75% of US workers can’t work exclusively from home, face greater risks during pandemic
June 23, 2020 |View

In the news

EPA’s method to identify chemical concerns rejected by advisers
March 17, 2022 | Bloomberg Law | Featured: John C. Kissel View

After Monroe school exposure, WA budgets $1.6 million for study and removal of toxic lights
March 11, 2022 | Seattle Times | Featured: UW Dept of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences View

Here’s what the new climate report says about the future of my 1-year-old daughter
March 5, 2022 | BuzzFeed | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

EPA science advisers unanimously back tighter soot limits
March 4, 2022 | E&E News | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

Major UN report says climate change is taking a large toll on our health
February 28, 2022 | National Geographic | Featured: Jeremy J Hess, Kristie L. Ebi View

World, including WA, not adapting fast enough to climate change, U.N. report warns
February 28, 2022 | Seattle Times | Featured: Jeremy J Hess, Kristie L. Ebi View

The other crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border: Rising air pollution
February 24, 2022 | TIME | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View

How to prolong the life of your N95 and KN95 masks
February 21, 2022 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Seattle residents drive movement to tear out Highway 99 in South Park
February 19, 2022 | Seattle Times | Featured: Esther Min View

China’s ‘closed loop’ Olympics limited coronavirus, even with some head-scratching measures
February 19, 2022 | Los Angeles Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

'We need to get people back into the office': Public officials take up Microsoft's push to reopen workplaces
February 18, 2022 | Puget Sound Business Journal | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Portable HEPA filters can dramatically cut indoor pollution from outside sources: UW study
February 16, 2022 | Safety+Health Magazine | Featured: Elena Austin View

A WA company sells masks with air holes. Health experts say they offer 'limited to no' benefit
February 14, 2022 | KNKX | Featured: Marissa Baker View

How to ‘live with’ COVID: Epidemiologists share how they’re approaching living with the virus
February 11, 2022 | New York Times | Featured: Julianne Meisner View

These scientists are fighting the pandemic with sewage
February 10, 2022 | KUOW | Featured: John Meschke View