Water Shortage: Causes & Solutions

water scarcity and drought

We take a close look at the worldwide water shortage. How does it happen? What can be done about it? We try to shed some light in today's article. The world is facing a slowly worsening ...

Ocean Pollution: Causes and Effects

ocean plastic pollution

Ocean pollution is an ever increasing problem that is thankfully starting to get some real media attention. In order to do something about it, first, we must understand the root causes and effects. ...

What is Brackish Water?


In today's article we learn all about brackish water. It's becoming more common and that's not good news. Did you ever stop to think about the properties of fresh river water as it collides ...

Why is the Ocean Salty?

sea at sunset

We answer another frequently asked question about the world's oceans in today's post at In this article we’ll explore the natural processes which have created the seas and ...

What Causes Water Pollution?

polluted ocean water

In today's article we take a look at the main causes and effects of water pollution. What can we do to protect one of the few things we rely on? Without water, life on earth would be ...

Where does my Water Come From?


Wondering where your water comes from? Or maybe how it gets treated? We answer these questions as well as listing the best places in the country for clean and great tasting tap water. ...

Why Can’t We Just Make Water?

water and ice cubes in glass

Ever wondered why water can't just be made? We explain the drawbacks facing scientists and what can be done instead. Water or H2O as it's scientifically known is in scarce supply these days. ...

10 Dirtiest Rivers in the World

polluted rivers

Today we uncover what the 10 dirtiest rivers in the world are. It's a sad state of affairs and something we need to work together to change, before it's too late. So, what are the most polluted ...

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