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Here, seawater is used to grow vegetables!

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 15:50

At the Spencer Gulf, near Port Augusta in South Australia, Sundrop Farms is turning sunlight and seawater into fresh water and food inside greenhouses.

Seawater may be possible alterative to petroleum fuel for battleships

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 20:09

Scientists have claimed that seawater could be used fuel up US Navy`s ships after they vowed to cut their petroleum use in half by 2015, and produce at least half of its jet fuel using alternative sources by 2020.

World`s oldest seawater found in US

Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 17:01

: Scientists have discovered the oldest body of seawater in the world - 100 to 145 million years old - under Chesapeake Bay, the largest crater in the US.

Seawater found near Chesapeake Bay up to 150 million years old

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 23:58

Researchers have revealed that the seawater discovered near the Chesapeake Bay is up to 150 million years old.

One-billion-year-old water `saltier than seawater`

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 10:05

University of Toronto scientists have found pockets of water that had been sitting 2.4 kilometres underneath the Earth`s surface for more than a billion years.

Life may have originated in deep-sea hydrothermal vents

Last Updated: Sunday, January 13, 2013, 22:47

Life on Earth may have originated in hydrothermal vents where acidic seawater met with alkaline fluid from the planet`s crust, according to a new theory.

Beijing residents to get desalinised seawater

Last Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012, 19:56

In a bid to ease the pressure on water supply in the Chinese capital, residents will soon get access to desalinised seawater made safe for consumption.

Cheap procedure to reuse seawater

Last Updated: Friday, August 05, 2011, 15:46

Scarcity of water can soon be a thing of past if salty seawater is filtered by a cheap process called reverse osmosis, by making the water pass through a membrane, suggests a new research.

Mumbai oil spill: BARC advised against using seawater

Last Updated: Monday, August 09, 2010, 17:57

The Indian Coast Guard Monday asked Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) not to use sea water for its facilities in wake of the oil spill following collision of two vessels off the Mumbai coast.

Device to convert seawater offers hope to parched lands

Last Updated: Monday, March 22, 2010, 09:41

Scientists said on Sunday they had made a nanotech device to strip salt from seawater, paving the way to small-scale or even battery-powered desalination for drought-hit regions and disaster zones.

New process can remove 90 percent of salt from seawater

Last Updated: Friday, August 07, 2009, 13:21

An international team of researchers from China and the US has determined that a process that cleans wastewater and generates electricity can also remove 90 percent of salt from brackish water or seawater.