New system to turn wastewater into freshwater
New system to turn wastewater into freshwater

Researchers have developed a new technology that turns wastewater into freshwater more efficiently than conventional methods.

Evolution of Human species linked to groundwater: Study

A new study shows that our ancient ancestors' ability to find new sources of groundwater during extremely dry periods in Africa millions of years ago may have been the key to their survival and the evolution of the human species.

Antarctica melt reason behind rise in sea-level
Antarctica melt reason behind rise in sea-level

A new study has revealed that that fresh water from melting glaciers is the reason behind rise in the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica.

Canada`s water: A paradox of pollution and waste

In Canada, a country with vast reserves of freshwater, the precious resource should reasonably be expected to be pristine and practically free to consumers.

Fish therapy makes its way into Gaza

Fouad Yahya, a resident of the Gaza Strip, had never expected that one day a fish will help treat his skin disease, a therapy that he learnt about via the internet.

Mountains can resolve energy, water, food security issues

Freshwater from mountain systems is vital to maintain agricultural biodiversity, says David Molden, DG of ICIMOD, in an exclusive write-up for OneWorld South Asia.

Mountains can resolve energy, water, food security issues

Freshwater from mountain systems is vital to maintain agricultural biodiversity, says David Molden, DG of ICIMOD, in an exclusive write-up for OneWorld South Asia.

Freshwater fish threatened with extinction

British scientists have warned that freshwater fish have become the most endangered group of animals on the planet, with more than a third threatened with extinction.

Fresh water flowing into oceans at alarming rate

Researchers have found that freshwater is flowing into Earth`s oceans at alarming amounts every year, thanks to more frequent and extreme storm linked to global warming.