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 →
Humans use a lot of fresh water -- and a lot of it is evaporating. Continue reading →
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.
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.
One of the world's most precious resources is being used up more rapidly than it can be replaced. Continue reading →
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.
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.
A massive, landlocked Chinese basin has a veritable ocean beneath it, which may help slow climate change. Continue reading →
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