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West Virginia students reveal how a chemical spill affected their community

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Students at Richwood High School in West Virginia reported on the importance of water quality in their community and the far-reaching effects of the chemical spill. Continue reading

An artist's rendering shows the newly discovered planet Gliese 581g in the foreground with its parent star in the background.

Newly Discovered ‘Goldilocks’ Planet Has Potential for Life


Scientists are always on the lookout for planets with the right conditions for liquid water and life. Now, American astronomers have discovered Gliese 581g, a…read more

Coca-Cola and Farmers Fight Over Water Use


In India, a water resources dispute between local farmers and soft-drink producer Coca-Cola has attracted international attention. Farmers report that water levels under their land…read more

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