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Wildfires – and their toxic smoke – are affecting us more often. What can we do about it?
June 8, 2023 | CNN | Featured: Lianne Sheppard View

Wildfire smoke increases the risk of contracting Covid-19
June 8, 2023 | Bloomberg News | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

East Coast lags West in protecting workers toiling in smoke
June 8, 2023 | Bloomberg Law | Featured: Joan Casey View

Climate hazards are the Duwamish Valley's top concern, survey finds
June 2, 2023 | Crosscut | Featured: Nicole Errett View

Study: Severe Weather–Related Power Outages Pose Increasing Threat to Patients Who Rely on Electronic Medical Equipment
May 31, 2023 | JAMA | Featured: Joan Casey View

Earth is ‘really quite sick now’ and in danger zone in nearly all ecological ways, study says
May 31, 2023 | Associated Press | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Extreme weather and energy insecurity can compound health risks
May 25, 2023 | Popular Science | Featured: Joan Casey View

Heat wave and blackout would send half of Phoenix to ER, study says
May 23, 2023 | New York Times | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Power outages hit some communities harder and more often, study says
May 14, 2023 | Washington Post | Featured: Joan Casey View

Ready for wildfire season? Here's how bad this year's season could be across the west
May 14, 2023 | KOMO News | Featured: DEOHS Postdoctoral Fellow Savannah D'Evelyn View

Lengthy blackouts hit some areas harder than others
May 5, 2023 | Futurity | Featured: Joan Casey View

Spain’s April heat nearly impossible without climate change
May 5, 2023 | Associated Press | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

SeaTac might have to clean up its act
May 3, 2023 | KUOW | Featured: Elena Austin View

Centering Indigenous knowledge in environmental justice
April 21, 2023 | ICT News | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View

Why Asia’s early heat wave is so alarming
April 19, 2023 | Vox | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View