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Episode 1: Pulse

How did water become the essential force behind all life? Dive in!

Episode 2: Civilizations

Travel into the past to see how water created the earliest civilizations.

Episode 3: Crisis

Earth’s changing water cycle, and water for profit, are forcing changes across the globe.

PREVIEWS

H2O: The Molecule That Made Us - Preview

H2O: The Molecule that Made Us tells the human story through our relationship to water.

Episode 1: Pulse - Preview

How did water become the essential force behind all life? Dive in!

Episode 2: Civilizations - Preview

Travel into the past to see how water created the earliest civilizations.

Episode 3: Crisis - Preview

Earth’s changing water cycle, and water for profit, are forcing changes across the globe.

VIDEO SHORTS

Water is Life

Life has perpetuated the liquid water on the surface of our planet for geologic time.

Resurrection Plants

How could a plant be the key to producing food security in a drought?

Rivers in the Sky

The greatest migration of any insect has profound consequences for two continents.

Cracks in the Earth

Our demands on groundwater are creating huge cracks, across the earth’s surface.

Extreme Flooding

Photographer Gideon Mendel has spent 12 years documenting floods all over the world.

Cenotes

Watch free Diver Camilla Jaber dives in a cenote, in the Yucatan, Mexico.

Virtual Water

How much water does it take to get a tomato to your plate?

The Foamy Rio Tiete

Mega-droughts in Brazil lead to toxic foam polluting the Rio Tiete.

Global Consequences of Drought

See the role drought can play in war, and in politics around the world.