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Jan 25, 2016 01:26 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The New York State Office of Parks has proposed a plan to dewater the American side of the falls to replace a series of aging bridges. Continue reading →
Dec 10, 2015 02:13 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Humans use a lot of fresh water -- and a lot of it is evaporating. Continue reading →
Dec 4, 2015 12:06 PM ET
We know that Earth's covered mostly in water, and for awhile now we've been thinking the refreshing liquid got here on meteorites from out in the cosmos. But a new theory posits something fascinating: Maybe it was always here.
Nov 22, 2015 07:57 AM ET // AFP
With more than 130 known varieties in the world, resurrection plants are a unique group of flora that can survive extreme water shortages for years.
Nov 20, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
One of the world's most precious resources is being used up more rapidly than it can be replaced. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Analysis of water samples from Earth’s deep mantle suggest that the planet’s water has been present since Earth’s formation, a finding that has implications for other rocky bodies in the solar system and planets beyond as well.
Sep 28, 2015 01:10 PM ET
Lessened snowpack in the Sierra Nevada mountains has some scientists worried about the impact on California's water supply, a third of which comes from those mountains.
Sep 11, 2015 01:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A massive, landlocked Chinese basin has a veritable ocean beneath it, which may help slow climate change. Continue reading →
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