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St. Louis Water Crisis

Despite what the media broadcasts, Flint, Michigan is not the only place experiencing an ongoing water crisis. In fact, over 500 miles away, St. Louis, Missouri is experiencing a water crisis of its

Young Investor Designs Drought Solution

In recent years, South Africa has been experiencing its worst drought ever. All but one of their provinces are in a state of despair. While a local agricultural union has requested over $1 billion

Water Crisis Plagues Rio Before Olympics

The excitement surrounding the Olympics increases as the first day of the games steadily approaches. Along with excitement, athletes are also experiencing a bit of fear. Many athletes have expressed

Toxic Algae Spurs Florida Water Crisis

As if Florida has not had to deal with enough this summer, the sunshine state is now battling a severe water crisis that does not seem to be getting any better. Thanks to toxic algae blooms plaguing

No Fun with Fireworks

With the Fourth of July, more people are visiting those firework stands to purchase supplies for their holiday celebrations. For as long as anyone can remember, fireworks have been a significant part

North Alabama’s Water Crisis

Over 100,000 customers in Lawrence and Morgan County have been issued a health advisory not to cook with or consume their tap water. The Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, has stated that the

Water Stress Around the World

Water stress occurs when the demand for water exceeds the amount available of the resource. Almost every continent is, to varying amounts, effected by the widespread droughts. This puts these