How Does a Water Softener Work?

hard water deposits

Thinking about taking the plunge and getting a home water softener? We explain how these devices work and why sometimes they're necessary. We also list a few features that you should be looking out ...

Why Does Ice Float on Water?

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It just doesn't make any sense right? We use some simple science to explain how water and ice interact. It doesn’t matter whether it’s the latest country-sized iceberg that’s recently broken ...

How to Make Distilled Water at Home

water distillation

We explain all about distilled water and how to make it at home in today's guide. It's actually really easy and can even be done when camping. Whether you want to make sure that your iron, ...

Is Too Much Water a Bad Thing?

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Surely water poisoning is a myth right? Well, you might be surprised! We explain the phenomenon and how it can be prevented. Everyone knows that water is good for you. Without water, life on ...

Why is the Ocean Salty?

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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 ...

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