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May 22, 2015 12:30 PM ET // ABC Science News
Listen to the sound a plant makes as it dies of thirst -- it's heartbreaking. Continue reading →
May 18, 2015 01:45 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Drought has pushed major civilizations to their breaking point and beyond.
May 8, 2015 11:32 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Drought-ravaged California is looking to the Pacific for a water source to quench its thirst. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 12:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Each year American Rivers names 10 of the most threatened waterways in the United States. This year the river flowing through one of America's most iconic landmarks tops the list.
Nov 21, 2014 01:12 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Acid rain and deforestation runoff are causing a drop in the calcium content of some lakes in North America and western Europe, with ominous potential effects.
Nov 17, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Discovery News
Artists will overlay the path of hidden creeks and arroyos on San Francisco's city streets, in a nod to waterways that used to run through nearly every valley in the city.
Oct 20, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
About 96 percent of the four-lake water complex that feeds Metropolitan Sao Paulo, home to 20 million, has been used up.
Sep 15, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
New research makes a direct link between Pennsylvania's tainted drinking water and leaky fracking wells in the Marcellus Shale.
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