Elizabeth Roberts

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Infographic: 10 Things You Should Know About Water

How much drinkable water is there in the world? How much water does an American, a European, an African use everyday? How many people lack even basic …

World faces 40% water shortfall in 15 years: U.N.

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)—As the global economy grows, the world is going to get a lot more thirsty in 2030 if steps aren’t taken to cut back on …

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Eau potable à Goma : mon plaidoyer

<b>ENFANT REPORTER</b> <i>– L’eau potable est la base d’une bonne santé. Comme ce sujet me tient à coeur, j’ai échangé avec Furaha, 10 ans, de la province du</i> …

UN Report Warns of Serious Water Shortages Within 15 Years

The world will only have 60% of the water it needs by 2030 without significant global policy change, according to a new report from the U.N.<p>While …

5 Ways to Celebrate World Water Day

Sunday is World Water Day, a United Nations initiative to celebrate clean water and bring attention to those who don’t have enough of it. A new …

3 cool technologies that could save the world's water

One company uses moss to clean water, while another purifies it by passing it through stone. A third promises a new technology that can cut the cost of turning sea water into drinking water by 70%.<p>All these firms are out of Minnesota, where talent from a longstanding group of industries is …

Shade balls fill reservoir to conserve water in drought-hit LA – in pictures

A total of 96m black polythene balls now cover water at reservoir in Sylmar, California, to protect against evaporation

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California's About to Run Out of Water. We Have to Act Now

California is now heading into its fourth year of record-breaking drought, with no liquid relief in sight. High temperatures, little precipitation, …

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6 Must-Have Back to School Apps

When you pen a story about school children and technology, this is typically the spot where the writer goes on about how kids used to walk uphill in …