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Waterborne Diseases

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.

Is Your Water Making You Sick?

Joan B. Rose | Posted 11.05.2012 | Science
Joan B. Rose

Understanding water quality is imperative for our future if we are to make the best decisions and investments in keeping our waters in the U.S. and on this planet clear, clean and safe.

Helping in Haiti for the Days to Come

Mandy Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mandy Moore

With devastated resources, an overwhelmed health care system, and thousands of people displaced in Haiti, diarrheal and other waterborne diseases will be a major concern in the coming days, weeks and months.

India's Tata Group Launches Inexpensive Water Purifier For The Masses

AP | ERIKA KINETZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MUMBAI, India — At about two feet tall, it may turn out to be the world's most compact revolution: The Tata Swach, launched Monday, is a water p...