9 Delightful Adventures Along the Water loading...
9 Delightful Adventures Along the Water
Your perfect aquatic adventure is on this list—even if you prefer to stay dry.
Maps Show How Water Can Be a Precious Lifeline—or a Deadly Weapon loading...
Maps Show How Water Can Be a Precious Lifeline—or a Deadly Weapon
A new atlas by "guerrilla cartographers" explores the importance of water in everything from ancient mythology to modern warfare.
Water Found Deep Inside the Moon—Get the Facts loading...
Water Found Deep Inside the Moon—Get the Facts
Satellite data suggest that water inside the moon is widespread, and that volcanic rocks may be a valuable resource for future explorers.
Turning Salt Water into.. Fresh Water loading...
Turning Salt Water into.. Fresh Water
With a little help from the sun.
Bizarre, Glowing Sea Creatures Bloom in the Pacific loading...
Bizarre, Glowing Sea Creatures Bloom in the Pacific
Tropical, tube-shaped animals called pyrosomes, known as "fire bodies," appear by the millions off the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. No one knows why.
Struck by Uganda's Water Problem, This Student Did Something About It loading...
Struck by Uganda's Water Problem, This Student Did Something About It
At 19, Kathy Ku had a simple idea that would change thousands of lives, not to mention her own.
Why You Need More Dirt in Your Life loading...
Why You Need More Dirt in Your Life
Soil helps build up our defences against disease and imparts a sense of the sacred—and we are killing it.
Antarctica Is Covered With More Meltwater Than Thought loading...
Antarctica Is Covered With More Meltwater Than Thought
While the implications for sea level rise are unclear, a new survey should help scientists better understand climate effects on the continent.
California’s Heated Water Wars Make for a Modern ‘Chinatown’ loading...
California’s Heated Water Wars Make for a Modern ‘Chinatown’
Emmy-winning director Marina Zenovich gives a behind-the-scenes look at her new documentary Water and Power: A California Heist.
Huge Sinkhole Opens at Highest Dam in the U.S. loading...
Huge Sinkhole Opens at Highest Dam in the U.S.
As heavy rains fill Lake Oroville in California, the overflow damages a spillway and forces an emergency diversion of water.
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Exclusive: Deepest Underwater Cave Discovered
Czech-Polish expedition overcomes dive challenges to get to the bottom of a European abyss.
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As California experiences increasing water woes and the future of its agriculture becomes less certain, the world is waking up to the stark reality that water has become a commodity and it is one that is already being exploited by those in power.

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