Democrats on the House Oversight Committee have the demanded that the White House explain why senior adviser Jared Kushner still has a security clearance and access to classified information despite reports that he failed to disclose meetings with Russian officials and businessmen. Kushner also omitted dozens of contacts with foreign business leaders on his SF86 security clearance … Continued
A group from the UAE plans to tow an iceberg from the Antarctic to extract water for its citizens. While the group’s leader also hopes the iceberg will also improve weather patterns and tourism, critics question the efficacy and environmental impact of this plan.
New technologies and devices that mimic nature are sucking water out of thin air solving in part the water crisis and conflicts over water.
Australian koalas are in danger due to dehydration, loss of habitat and disease much of which is being attributed to climate change. The next 20-30 years look bleak for the iconic marsupial.
Graphene-oxide membranes can desalinate water faster and cheaper than desalination plants.
Water was discovered in the atmosphere of exoplanet 51 Pegasi b. The CRIRES method, based on the Doppler effect, is perhaps even more vital than this finding, as an innovative approach that will aid in the further discovery of water on other planets.
The basics on the Dakota Access Pipeline and #NoDAPL, who is involved, and what is at stake.
[DIGEST: CBS, Weather] A local expert warned Virginia swimmers that Naegleria fowleri, a potentially deadly micro-organism otherwise known as the “brain-eating amoeba,” was prevalent in most bodies of water in the region. The amoebas divide and multiply during hot summer months, and infections are higher during the months of July and August. “It doesn’t just … Continued
Starting this week, 25,000 households in Baltimore will suddenly lose their access to water for owing bills of $250 or more, with very little notice given and no public hearings. Rita, a renter in Southeast Baltimore who asked to remain anonymous for this story in order to protect her two children from being taken away, … Continued