Author: Wang Yan

South Asia’s pollution spreads to Tibet

New research shows how haze from Nepal and India travels over the Himalayas, causing pollution spikes on northern slopes of Mount Everest and central Tibet

In the past, the remoteness and high elevation of the Himalayas and Tibetan plateau was believed to protect the vast expanse of land from the chronic pollution that haunts the densely populated regions of China and South Asia…Read More