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“Rivers”

Jul 28, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A river in China that's normally unpolluted suddenly turned blood red one morning last week.
Jul 6, 2014 05:47 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A new way to predict when rivers are about to flood comes from outer space.
Apr 21, 2014 12:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A fantastical water vessel cleans pollution from waterways, transports travelers and also serves as a floating garden.
Apr 15, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Paul Gabrielsen
Geographic features responsible for biodiversity also shape human languages.
Mar 6, 2014 11:29 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Rushing rivers are helping melt Arctic sea ice, according to new research by NASA scientists. Continue reading →
Jan 14, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Discovery News
The effects of mining activity contribute to concerns about a number of prominent waterways.
Oct 30, 2013 08:50 AM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
Even though the California Gold Rush took place more than a century ago, it left a toxic legacy of mercury pollution.
Sep 13, 2013 04:08 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Satellite images show how record floods have swollen the Amur river in Russia , where more than 5 million people there and in China are being affected by rising waters. Continue reading →
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