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Perishing Of Thirst In A Pacific Paradise

The Huffington Post | Peter Mellgard | Posted 06.23.2016 | World

MAJURO, Marshall Islands -- A few yards from the crashing waves of the Pacific, on a precariously narrow strip of land, precious rainwater pools on th...

World Water Day 2011: A Sermon

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

World Water Day grew out of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro. The goal is to recognize the...

Celebrate World Water Day Every Day by Conserving Water

Jim Lauria | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jim Lauria

Besides the tried and true methods that we've all heard on how to save water (turn off the tap when brushing teeth, install low-flush toilets, shower with a friend) here are some that may not be so obvious.

Extreme Water Supply Risks Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Extreme water security risks across the Middle East and North Africa could lead to political tensions and devastating spikes in global oil prices, acc...

Thirsty For God: A Meditation On Water

Rev. Peter M. Wallace | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Peter M. Wallace

While you ponder, pray about, and respond to the critical issue of physical thirst, though, take a moment also to consider your spiritual thirst.

Row For Water: Katie Spotz, Row, Row Our Boat

Steven Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steven Solomon

As the throngs at Copenhagen pack their bags and disperse from the historic summit back to all corners of the globe, a lone young Ohio woman, Katie Spotz, 24, is getting set to start out on a solitary, sea level voyage.

World Toilet Day: A Modest Proposal

Debra Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Debra Shore

In our sanitation system, we pump water miles to our homes then we use that fresh water in catchbasins called toilets to convey our waste to a sewage treatment plant. How smart is that?

Clean Water for China's Orphanages

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Embracing the concept, "every child has a right to clean water," the Washington State-based non-profit A Child's Right is about to outfit every orphanage in China with water filtration units.