Water

The human body is 70% water. The surface of the earth is 70% water. It is THE most important substance for making life possible. Learn about insightful ideas for using water, keeping it clean and getting it where people need it.

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The Anacostia River and its watershed is home to millions of people, plants and animals. Unfortunately, the river's water quality was rated "F," but there's still hope we can save the river.
Flint water crisis: Are plants the solution?
Flint water crisis: Are plants the solution?
George Washington University
This video is about the water crisis Flint, Michigan, is facing and a newfound moss that can absorb large amounts of lead in water.
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The United States has a clean water problem that is largely underfunded.
Deicing Roadways
Deicing Roadways
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Using salt to deice roadways hurts our environment.
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Drip irrigation is an Israeli innovation that is helping farmers all over the world cut costs and save water.
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A new idea to address the rise in sea level.
Follow Ollie the oyster on his recycling journey
Follow Ollie the oyster on his recycling journey
Planet Forward Correspondent | George Washington University
The story of how one very special oyster can help restore the Chesapeake Bay.
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Rising sea levels call for innovative ways to protect cities from extreme flooding.
(Madeleine Pye/The George Washington University)
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Living in the midst of a water crisis in South Africa gives a new perspective on water conservation. 
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
The Ogallala Aquifer is the life source for farming in the High Plains of the United States, but its water levels are in a dangerous state

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