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COVID-19 raises the stakes for environmental activists in Colombia
The Indigenous Wayuu people have long battled the Cerrejón coal mine. Now a shortage of water and spike in disease are pushing the community to seek international help.
Capturing rainwater is an easy way to save money and the planet
It’s free water.
Mexico City buried its river and lakes to prevent disease. But then COVID-19 happened.
The city's air pollution could worsen the toll of the pandemic.
America thrived by choking its rivers with dams. Now it’s time to undo the damage.
The country must decide the fate of more than 90,000 dams, many of which are in disrepair.
This new device seems to pull electricity out of thin air
But don’t expect it to power your city anytime soon.
How to find drinkable water in the wild
There’s one thing you should look for, above all else.
Get an in-home water filtration system and never buy another plastic water bottle
You probably aren’t drinking enough water, but these filters can help.
Scared about ‘forever chemicals’ after watching Dark Waters? Here’s what you need to know.
Many manufacturers have stopped using PFOA—but they’ve switched to other chemicals that could be just as bad.
NASA’s sending a rover named VIPER to map the moon’s ice deposits
There’s white gold in them hills. NASA wants to know how much
The EPA’s roll back of the Clean Water Act could impact drinking water for millions of Americans
It exposes small streams and wetlands nationwide to pollution.