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Fight climate change by eating your leftovers this holiday season
December 2, 2021 | The Verge | Featured: Marie Spiker View

As omicron spreads, studies suggest that travel bans alone don't do much good
November 29, 2021 | NPR | Featured: Nicole Errett View

UW to participate in $125M emerging virus research project
November 29, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

Biden administration focuses on booster shots as best strategy against new coronavirus variant
November 28, 2021 | Washington Post | Featured: Nicole Errett View

Why are women leaving the workforce?
November 23, 2021 | Seattle Met | Featured: Marissa Baker View

State health department sets workplace COVID vaccine rules. There’s a lot of leeway
November 22, 2021 | Miami Herald | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Tropical deforestation could boost risk of heat-related deaths
November 18, 2021 | Futurity | Featured: June T. Spector View

How will surgeon general who dislikes masks, vaccines craft Florida’s rules for both?
November 16, 2021 | Miami Herald | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Extreme heat hurts human health. Its effects must be mitigated – urgently
November 10, 2021 | The Conversation | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Exposure to extreme urban heat has tripled worldwide since the 1980s, study finds
November 9, 2021 | Washington Post | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

As pandemic cut air pollution, heart attacks declined
November 8, 2021 | HealthDay | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

WA’s frontline communities face the brunt of climate change
November 5, 2021 | Crosscut | Featured: Washington Environmental Health Disparities map developed by DEOHS and our partners View

Teens and unions take over Glasgow as Greta Thunberg declares UN climate talks a 'failure'
November 5, 2021 | Gizmodo | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

Video: New research exposes PFAS toxin levels in breast milk of Puget Sound women
November 4, 2021 | KIRO-7 News | Featured: Sheela Sathyanarayana View

The journal Environmental Health Perspectives aims to expand influence
November 1, 2021 | NIEHS Environmental Factor | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View