Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > Climate and pollution Climate and pollution All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips Global warming to have devastating effect on supply and quality of Arabica coffee The cup may be half empty when it comes to the future of coffee. Global warming is having a negative effect on global production, affecting the supply, quality and price of your favourite cuppa. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Blood Lions: Bred for the Bullet movie trailer The amazing mountains on Pluto Australia getting hotter than the rest of the world Australia could face a rise of up to 5.1 degrees Celsius by 2090 if there are no actions taken to cut greenhouse emissions. 10000 shipping containers lost overboard each year Shipping containers join the growing mass of debris befouling the deep sea. Calculating climate change and coevolution When scientists attempt to understand how climate change might reshape our environment, they must grapple with the complexity of interacting systems. Is your garden soil toxic? Growing Your Own is a mainstay of the green movement, but fruit and vegetables can absorb contaminants from polluted urban soil. Climate change will upset ocean chemical cycles New research from the University of East Anglia shows that rising ocean temperatures will upset natural cycles of carbon dioxide, nitrogen and phosphorous. Are public pools unhealthy? Swimming, which strengthens the body while the water protects against injury, is often prescribed as physical therapy after injury or illness. But how hygienic are public pools? “ Latest comment on Health24 Ron Goldman says... Many professionals have criticized the studies claiming that circumcision reduces HIV transmission. The investigators did not seek to determine the source of the HIV infections... HIV prevention can help revive small town South Africa ” Are redheads really going extinct? The internet is buzzing with the news that climate change will drive the redhead gene to extinction. Is there any truth in this? Global warming may cause trees to 'migrate' Many climate studies have predicted that tree species will respond to global warming by migrating via seed dispersal to cooler climates. Why car heat is a child-killer Children's bodies are especially vulnerable to the effects of heatstroke. A car interior – even for a few minutes on a mild day – can quickly become a death trap. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Migraines – more than just a headache Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Live healthier » Novel health supplement now available in SA stores Omega Caro-E, a locally developed and patented fish oil supplement is now available in South Africa. » Reduce bladder leakages by clenching Stirling Gravitas, gold medallist at life, explains how to beat those bladder leakages!