June 13, 2014

On Twitter, Jill Deines took up the challenge to explain her doctoral thesis to an 8 year old. She came up with “I try to figure out if there's enough water underground to continue growing our food.”


March 24, 2014

People need more than good intentions to reduce their environmental footprint. In fact, scientists are learning that a personal footprint is hard to see.


March 22, 2013

Water -- especially the lack of it -- is emerging as the next global imperative, and China is center on the world’s stage of devising plans and policies to provide enough water to survive and thrive.