Snorkeling

Sewage channel, a bane of Samanatham

The drive to Samanatham, a village located a few km off Ring Road, is pleasant. The road leading to the village is lined with trees, independent …

Panchayat

This New Tracking System Will Stop Swimmers and Divers Being Left Behind on the Great Barrier Reef

The technology scans your handprint, then allows tour operators to track your movements while you're in the water.<p>The technology scans your …

Great Barrier Reef

Mount Shasta, California : Image of the Day

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station captured these images of Mount Shasta while orbiting over northern California at different times of …

Photos

Planning a Phuket Honeymoon?

Dreaming about a Phuket honeymoon with your beloved? As one of the most sought-after destinations in Thailand, Phuket offers a heady blend of …

Phuket

Indiana nonprofit gets grant to build portage around dam

A nonprofit group has won a grant to build a portage trail around a dam that's one of the most dangerous sections of a scenic central Indiana river

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Fortnite Store Update: New Venturion Outfit and Gear

It's Saturday night, which can only mean one thing: <i>Fortnite</i> store update, and a new outfit to make your wallet hate Epic Games.<p>Highlighting the store …

Gliders

What Is Proposition 72? Voter Guide for 2018 California Measures

Proposition 72 would allow lawmakers to exclude new rainwater capture systems form property tax assessments.<p>LOS ANGELES, CA — Proposition 72 is the …

Conservation

Michigan Native Develops Visionary Solution for Flint’s Plastic Bottle Problem

When Detroit-area native Ali Rose VanOverBeke came back home in 2016 to volunteer with the Red Cross at the height of the Flint, Michigan water …

Flint

For Cost-Cutting, No 'Rail Neer' Water At Railway Board Headquarters

The Railway Board said the RO water was found to be at par with the Rail Neer water<p><b>New Delhi:</b> In a cost-cutting measure, the Railway Board has …

Water

Michigan close to finalizing stricter lead rules for water

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder's administration is nearing completion of the country's strictest drinking water rules for lead, a plan that would eventually result in the replacement of all 500,000 lead service pipes in Michigan despite opposition from municipalities and utilities.<p>The …

Water

Water Doesn't Go Bad

OK look, this is news to me, and even though I got roasted by my editors for only just learning this, I bet it's news to some of you too: You can …

Tap Water

Conference examines NM water supply

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque is not just experiencing a dry spell, we are looking at the third driest year on record in more than a century of …

New Mexico

Nestle escapes Poland Spring water class action lawsuits | Reuters

A federal judge has dismissed four proposed class actions alleging Nestle Waters North America Inc engaged in a “massive fraud” by filling its Poland Spring bottles with nothing but ordinary groundwater from wells in Maine, tricking consumers into paying more for a water they thought came from …

Poland Spring

Rain causes overflows in Baltimore waterways

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Heavy rains are causing problems for Baltimore's waterways.<p>The Department of Public Works announced Friday that more than 1.2 …

Snorkeling

Tower Hamlets renters complain of months of 'gross' water

<b>Renters in east London say they have not been able to take proper showers for months because their water supply "splutters" and is brown and cloudy.</b><p>Shona Bland said the "gross" water supply in her block of flats in Pollard Row, Bethnal Green, has been inconsistent since Boxing Day.<p>She claimed Tower …

Water

America's Fastest-Growing Urban Area Has a Water Problem

As St. George, Utah grows, it will have to cut down on its high water consumption or pay handsomely for it—or both.<p>When Latter-day Saint migrants arrived in Utah in 1847, a verse in Isaiah served as consolation to them in the dessicated landscape: “The wilderness and the solitary place shall be …

Framing

Where to Go Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Aquariums

Nose-to-nose with a 250-pound grouper, the scuba diver waves to the crowd on the far side of the glass in the aquarium. The visitors on the dry-side …

Scuba Diving

Europe’s insatiable hunger for avocados may be causing a drought in Chile

The Petorca province in the Valparaiso region of Chile is one of the avocado capitals of the world, and avocados are in a boom time. The world can’t get enough of the fruit.<p>But avocado trees are a thirsty crop, and Chileans in Petorca say the agribusiness there is exacerbating a regional drought, …

Snorkeling

Michigan plans $1.7M water survey for chemical contaminants

Michigan is planning a $1.7 million survey for certain kinds of industrial chemical contaminants in water supplies around the state.<p>The chemicals are …

Business

‘India’s freshwater stocks in danger’

India is among the hotspots where overuse of water resources has caused a sharp decline in the availability of freshwater, according to a …

Climate Change

2018 Mazda6, Porsche Panamera and Nissan Titan

We talk toys again, and the Chevy Colorado gets a snorkel<p>On this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Green Editor John Beltz Snyder and Associate Editor Reese Counts. We talk about driving the updated, turbocharged 2018 Mazda6, 2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo 4S …

Hot Wheels

Answer to water crisis is on our doorstep‚ says UCT expert

Rainwater coursing into Cape Town’s rivers and streams should be diverted to recharge aquifers‚ a water guru has said.

Cape Town

Michigan will test for PFAS in 1,380 water systems, 460 schools

LANSING, MI -- The state of Michigan wants 1,380 public water systems and about 460 schools to test for fluorochemicals as part a comprehensive …

Michigan

Flint's Mayor to Gov. Rick Snyder: 'You Need to Make Us Whole'

It's been just over four years since Flint, Michigan, switched its water supply, sparking one of the most devastating water crises in recent memory. …

Rick Snyder

Here's Why The 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Has Been Spotted With A Snorkel

Last year, off-road accessory outfit American Expedition Vehicles brought a heavily modified 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 to the SEMA aftermarket show in …

Snorkel

Kejriwal seeks uninterrupted water supply to Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sought the assistance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ensuring uninterrupted water supply from Haryana to …

India

High bid prices mean rate hikes for Springdale water customers

Springdale residents are likely to see an increase in their water rates after bids for the proposed water system renovations came in much higher than …

Pittsburgh

Illinois American Water Hosts Local Realtors To Lunch In Homer Glen - Frankfort, IL Patch

On Tuesday May 15th Illinois American Water hosted a Lunch & Learn at Bonfire Restaurant in Homer Glen to local realtors.<p>Michael Smyth, Vice …

Real Estate

Rate Increases for Water Agencies Across San Diego 'Smallest' in 15 Years

Share This Article:<p>according to the San Diego County Water Authority.<p>Rates charged to the Water Authority’s 24 member agencies would increase by 0.9 …

San Diego

These solar panels can pull clean drinking water out of the air — and they've spread to 10 countries around the world

Zero Mass Water<p><b>Zero Mass Water makes solar panel arrays that pull clean drinking water from the air.</b>• <b><br>The $4,500 arrays launched in the United States</b> …

Clean Energy