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Climate Change is Affecting Drinking Water Quality

The water stored in reservoirs ensures our supply of drinking water. Good water quality is therefore important - but is at significant risk due to climate change.

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Electricity-Driven Water Purification Method May Extend to Saltier Waters

While on missions without access to clean water, U. S. Marines face the challenge of procuring and storing enough drinking water to sustain them.

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Climate Change Threatens Ice Caves in Austria

There are several thousand documented ice caves worldwide, and Austria is one of the countries with the highest density of ice caves - but only a few have been studied in detail.

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Magma and Ice

Let’s pretend it’s the Late Cretaceous, roughly 66 to 100 million years ago.

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ASU Study: More Than 1.1M Sea Turtles Poached Over Last 3 Decades

One of the most serious threats to wildlife biodiversity, in addition to the climate crisis, is the illegal killing and trafficking of animals and plants.

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Study: Newly Discovered Predator Damaging our Ecosystems

For Arizona State University’s PhD recent graduate Julie Bethany Rakes, it all started as a failed experiment that ended up being an impactful discovery for the microbiology community.

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From the Soil to the Sky

Every day, about one quadrillion gallons of water are silently pumped from the ground to the treetops. Earth’s plant life accomplishes this staggering feat using only sunlight.

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Bee It Known: Biodiversity Is Critical to Ecosystems

Rutgers has conducted the first study showing how many more species of bees are needed to maintain crop yields when a longer-term time frame is considered.

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Air Quality Monitoring to be Expanded Across NSW Schools

The CleanAir Schools pilot program is being expanded from six to 100 NSW schools over the next two years to better understand the environment that Australia’s children learn and play in.

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Climate Change Puts Availability of Vital Renewable Energy Source at Risk, Research Reveals

The study has found that as temperatures rise, the window of opportunity to maximise the use of biomass from plants, wood and waste as a renewable energy source and an alternative to petrochemicals is closing.

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