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“water”

May 2, 2016 07:00 AM ET // AFP
Chile's Atacama Desert is one of the driest places on the planet -- can fog harvesting supply the water (and, indeed, beer) needs for the most arid of communities?
Apr 20, 2016 04:30 PM ET // AFP
Michigan filed the first criminal charges Wednesday in the scandal over lead contamination of the city of Flint's water supply.
Apr 19, 2016 06:13 AM ET
Some animals can live in especially arid environments because they've adapted to draw water from the air. Some scientists think we may be able to mimic their approach.
Mar 24, 2016 11:43 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Pollution, not radioactivity, is at the heart of a suit alleging a violation of the Clean Water act. Continue reading →
Mar 10, 2016 07:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Raindrops could help us to avoid squandering a precious resource.
Mar 7, 2016 05:40 AM ET
Lead contamination in Flint, Michigan's drinking water helped expose serious problems with America's water infrastructure. How bad is the country's water crisis?
Feb 17, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Most of the people on Earth experience severe freshwater scarcity at least part of the year, reports a new study.
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 →
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