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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Thick smog closes airports and highways across China

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... but it did not release the actual images. Satellite images released by the US space agency Nasa drew millions of clicks from mainland internet users. "Beijing shrouded in smog" Video ...

  2. A clearer picture

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... initiative between PolyU's Department of Land Surveying and Geo-informatics (LSGI) and the United States' space agency, Nasa. Under the 10-year agreement, PolyU has become part of Nasa's global Aerosol Robotic Network, with a satellite monitoring system being installed at PolyU's Hunghom campus. The system is the only one of its kind in southern China. Janet Nichol, ...

  3. Targeting the Sun for a clearer picture on pollution

    Posted Mar 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... has found. The Polytechnic University research study is part of initiatives between the university and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) on monitoring air pollution ... of Nasa's global aerosol monitoring network- the Aerosol Robotic Network- and is the network's only centre in the southern China region. Using remote-sensing equipment installed on the roof ...

  4. Hong Kong doing all it can to reduce pollution

    Posted Oct 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... regional air pollution. But we do use such images, and the South China Morning Post published some on March 1 ('Nasa gives clear picture of smog from Guangdong'). To control local ...

  5. The world's biggest polluter

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_rec.php?id=1036 Chinese environmental activist on climate change http://www.opendemocracy.net/globalization-climate_change_debate/article... Response to China pollution complaints from Shanghai Daily ...

  6. Breathe easy

    Posted Mar 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... the easiest and cheapest ways to keep air in your home clean are indoor plants. They absorb the nasty stuff such as VOCs and also filter dust and dirt, and emit oxygen. According to studies by Nasa ...



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