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Apr 16, 2015 02:20 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Moisture farming sounds promising but may not be the best tech for California.
Apr 13, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Mars may be a frigid desert, but perchlorate salts in the planet’s soil are lowering the freezing temperature of water, setting up conditions for liquid brines to form at equatorial regions.
Apr 8, 2015 02:58 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Glaciers beneath the dusty sands of Mars contain enough water to coat the planet with more than three feet of ice, a new study shows.
Apr 1, 2015 02:09 PM ET // Renee Morad
Microfibers found in Lychnis siebold are responsible for both water storage and release. Continue reading →
Mar 20, 2015 12:32 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Low-cost design could help farmers in Ethiopia maintain self-sufficient agriculture.
Mar 18, 2015 01:14 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Unexpected bright spots discovered on the surface of the dwarf planet Ceres may be plumes of ice blasting out into space.
Mar 13, 2015 01:12 PM ET
Our solar systems moons keep showing evidence for liquid water. These exciting discoveries have scientists re-examining how we should look for life "out there," and where we should look.
Mar 12, 2015 01:12 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Saturn's icy moon Enceladus is showing definite signs of hydrothermal activity -- similar activity that is found along deep sea vents on Earth where water is heated and minerals are formed.
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