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.
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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.
What You Need to Know About the World's Water Wars loading...
What You Need to Know About the World's Water Wars
Underground water is being pumped so aggressively around the globe that land is sinking, civil wars are being waged, and agriculture is being transformed.
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Angela Bassett Takes On The Water Apocalypse
The Academy-Award nominated actress talks about the crisis affecting our greatest resource
Ancient Tomb Built to Flood—Sheds Light on Peru Water Cult? loading...
Ancient Tomb Built to Flood—Sheds Light on Peru Water Cult?
Archaeologists find an unusual stacked grave holding pre-Inca leaders.
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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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