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World Water Crisis

Planning with Water (Part 6)

Peter Neill | Posted 05.23.2015 | Green
Peter Neill

Why do I belabor this example of a small inland city? Like São Paulo and many other cities around the world, Olomouc sits on a river somewhere in between the mountains and the sea.

Can Relief for California's Devastating Drought Be Had for a Few Drops?

Peter Getty | Posted 07.05.2014 | Impact
Peter Getty

Italian entrepreneur Arturo Vittori has designed a seemingly economical and sustainable solution for harvesting atmospheric water vapors -- literally collecting drinking water from the air.

WATCH: This Former Pro Surfer Is Working To Bring The World Clean Water

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 05.05.2014 | Green

"Do what you love and help along the way." That's the message of Waves For Water, a nonprofit organization that emerged from the surfing community....

Jessica Prois

PHOTOS: 'Bachelorette' Winner After Africa Trip: The 1 Thing 'We Most Have In Common' Is..

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Prois | Posted 03.22.2013 | Impact

Now in its eighth season, "The Bachelorette" has mostly proven to be little more than a swindling fairy tale. But in many respects, the most recent in...

Nestle's 'Mr Water' More Worried About H2O Than CO2

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2013 | Green

(Adds graphic) * Water critical for future food production * Focus on water since Brabeck stepped down as CEO in 2008 ...

Increasingly Uncertain Future For World's Water Supply

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2012 | Green

* Rethink vital to meet cross-sector, cross-border claims * Tripling of groundwater use raises reserve fears * 6th World...

How to Solve the World Water Crisis Today

Auren Kaplan | Posted 01.21.2012 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

The LifeStraw is a life-saving technology that allows any individual to insert the straw into water, no matter how dirty, and an advanced filtration system ensures that the only liquid coming out the other end is clean, potable drinking water.

World Water Day 2011: Appreciating the Power of Water

Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee

As we all watch the alarming and powerful images coming out of Japan, I am again struck by the tremendous power of the natural world, and how water, the very substance that sustains life, can so quickly take it away.