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Flint Has Clean Water Now. Why Won’t People Drink It?

FLINT, Mich.—In a city synonymous for half a decade with disaster, something remarkable happened in February 2019. A team of researchers reported that Flint’s homes—even…

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Wall Street’s New Water Market Is the Latest Sign We’re Headed Toward a Mad Max Future

We need water to cook and wash our bodies and clothes, and especially to drink—without it, we can’t live. Despite this, Wall Street traders are…

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Water has multiple liquid states according to new research

Everyone knows what water is. It’s essential to life as we know it. Water is unique in the way it responds to changes in pressure…

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Nasa’s discovery of water on the Moon opens up endless, exciting possibilities

Please send your letters to letters@independent.co.uk Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/letters/nasa-moon-water-announcement-space-travel-jupiter-oxygen-b1422854.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:

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Ancient Mayan societies built sophisticated water filters using materials used in modern purification systems

Researchers find remains of one of the world’s oldest effective water filtration methods, writes Harry Cockburn Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/independentpremium/ancient-maya-water-filtration-guatemala-research-university-cincinatti-b1255639.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Water shortages in U.S. West likelier than previously thought

There’s a chance water levels in the two largest man-made reservoirs in the United States could dip to critically low levels by 2025. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/science-news/water-shortages-us-west-likelier-previously-thought-rcna120…

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Michigan will pay $600M to residents in Flint water crisis

The deal is intended to resolve all legal actions against the state for its role in a disaster that made the impoverished, majority-Black city a…

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Colorado — the entire state — is in the midst of a widespread drought

Every part of the Centennial State is presently under drought or abnormally dry conditions for the first time in nearly a decade. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/colorado-entire-state-midst-widespread-drought-n1236333 Droolin’…

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Antarctica's floating ice shelves have lost enough water in 25 years to fill the Grand Canyon

Although there is variation across the continent, overall the ice is melting faster than it is being replaced Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-crisis-antarctica-ice-shelf-melt-grand-canyon-a9663701.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Elizabeth Warren On Why We Must Stop Utility Shutoffs During The Pandemic

With unemployment at record levels and an economy teetering on the edge, utility shutoffs threaten to compound the existing public health disaster unfolding in the…

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Ethiopia starts filling dam ‘unilaterally’ as Sudan reports drop in Blue Nile water levels

Ethiopia has begun filling the reservoir behind the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, its water minister said on Wednesday. The statement comes a day after talks…

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Google's secret data centre cost: billions of gallons of water

‘If Google’s data centre water consumption was a pyramid of jugs, it would tower thousands of feet into Arizona’s cloudless sky’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/secret-google-data-centre-extreme-water-usage-a9454471.html Droolin’ Dog…

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Climate change is drying up the Colorado River

Enlarge / The shores of Lake Mead, faded from previously higher water levels. (credit: Chris Richards / Flickr) In 2014, the Colorado River reached the…

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The Neoliberal ‘New’ Deal: The Rich Drink for Free While the Poor Pay More

A water billing scandal in one of the country’s poorest cities reveals an overarching truism: Neoliberalism is a conduit for rampant inequality. The post The…

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What everyone should know about drinking tap water

Can we all just agree that we are over bottled water? Okay good. If you’re all about eliminating single-use plastic from your life, but your…

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Alcohol flows through water taps after dumped liquor enters open well

Apartment residents astonished to find moonshine pouring out of taps Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/alcohol-taps-india-apartment-dumped-liquor-chalakkudy-kerala-a9321041.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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The Trump Administration Just Gutted Clean Water Protections

The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers just removed federal protections for hundreds of thousands of small waterways and many…

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Utility Executives Kept Flint’s Tainted Water a Secret

Email exchanges show senior employees and Flint officials knew the tap water was poisoned with lead months before the city alerted residents. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/utility-executives-kept-flints-tainted-water-a-secret/ Droolin’…

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Climate Change Threatens Water Resources for Nearly 2 Billion People

Around the world, billions of people rely on water from snow and glaciers. However, rising temperatures and political turmoil could mean rapidly diminishing water resources…

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Rivers of Thirst: Kenya's key water sources start to dry up

Over-extraction of river water from Mt Kenya is leaving people, livestock and wildlife struggling for supplies Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/campaigns/GiantsClub/rivers-of-thirst-kenya-s-key-water-sources-start-to-dry-up-a9128616.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Floods wreaking havoc on Great Lakes region fueled by climate crisis

Depths of lakes that hold about 90% of US’s freshwater spiking to record levels, from 14in to nearly 3ft above long-term averages ‘There’s no doubt…

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