The Allegheny Front for the week of

October 24-30, 2014

Air Pollution and Autism Connected in Pitt Research

Researchers think they’ve found a link between prenatal and early childhood exposure to air pollution and autism. The University of Pittsburgh study's findings are considered preliminary.

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Seeking a Sharing Economy to Serve Diversity

How do we develop a sharing economy that respects the environment and diverse communities? Antwi Akom, an environmental sociologist who spoke in Pittsburgh for the Green Building Alliance's Inspire Speakers Series, talks about how to get it right.

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