Can India’s air support its Olympic dreams?

Authors: Yogesh Ranganath and Asavari Raj Sharma Source: Deccan Herald Earlier this year, India submitted an official interest to bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics – a huge opportunity for athletes in a nation where results have never matched potential, mostly because of abysmal funds, facilities and management. The Indian Olympic Association has also said.

Hedge Your Bets!

Author: Anil Ramaprasad Air pollution has been in the news every day for the past few months and there is a strong sense among people to act and to find solutions to the problem. A common reaction to air pollution is to recommend mass planting of trees across the city. Trees are great, don’t get.

A citizen science and awareness project in to measure air pollution exposure in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, April 23, 2019: To raise awareness on bad air quality and the impact it has on health, a unique campaign has been launched, which will crowd-source data on the air pollution exposure that various citizens face, at different locations in Bengaluru. The initiative by Clean Air Platform (CAP), invites individuals, organisations and groups to.

How air pollution impacts are higher for outdoor exercisers

By Yogesh Ranganath, with Asavari Raj Sharma One of my most exciting experiences in 2018, was participating in the first WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health in Geneva. The three-day event, from October 30 to November 1, was attended by around 600 participants from 89 countries. The sessions focused on Science and Evidence,.