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Lakes around the world are losing oxygen
The oxygen levels declined at rates much faster than in oceans.
The best float tubes: Hang out in style
Get your hands on the best float tube for the lake, river, or pool.
The Great Lakes may be souring just like our oceans
Carbon pollution could be turning the lakes more acidic. A lack of data has left scientists with more questions than answers.
The world’s oldest, deepest lake is full of life. Humans are changing that.
Siberia’s Lake Baikal, a UNESCO world heritage site, is imperiled by rising temperatures and pollution.
18 water-themed books to dive into this month
Consider this your end-of-summer reading list.
A lake full of algae will wreck more than your summer swimming plans
Algae blooms in lakes and oceans generate pollution that harms people, pets, and the planet.
Lakes in the northeast are getting dangerously salty, and it’s our fault
Ice-free roads come with a cost
Fly Over The Methane Lakes of Saturn’s Moon Titan
Like Minnesota, but with more liquid methane
Ancient Mars Crater Had Huge Lakes
They were good while they lasted
Fascinating Hypothesis: The Whole Idea Of Species Doesn’t Apply To Certain Organisms
One group of scientists is arguing that certain organisms, about a millimeter in size or slightly smaller, don't form species at all.