Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Scientists Detail Enormous Subterranean Water Reserves

Date:
June 13, 2014
Source:
Newsy / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
Scientists say a layer of minerals in the mantle could hold three times the water present on Earth's surface. Video provided by Newsy


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-08-27 at 11:41 pm EDT

Spain: The Battle Over Water

Spain: The Battle Over Water

Deutsche Welle (Aug. 21, 2013) — As a result of the economic crisis, many municipalities in Spain have sold their public water utilities to private companies. Now some local communities are finding out that the water supply networks are no longer being maintained properly and that water quality is on the decline. By the end of the year, about 60 percent of water utility management will be partly or entirely in private hands, making Spain the frontrunner in water privatization within Europe. Some experts are already calling it a "water bubble, and communities that are still trying to sell their water utilities are no longer able to obtain top prices. Now some communities are trying to regain public control over their water supply.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Water Recycling: Overcoming the 'Ick' Factor

Water Recycling: Overcoming the 'Ick' Factor

FORA.tv (Dec. 29, 2012) — Water Recycling: Overcoming the 'Ick' Factor Commonwealth Club - SF Club Office A panel of experts detail the worldwide water crisis and its effects on health. Innovative solutions do exist if there is the will to adopt them.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Newsy (Sep. 19, 2013) — Researchers calculate the Earth's water reserves will dry up in 1.75 billion years and say Mars might be the next best thing.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Climate in Bolivia: Water for La Paz

Climate in Bolivia: Water for La Paz

Deutsche Welle (Nov. 11, 2012) — The metropolitan area of La Paz is expected to grow to 8 million people in the coming twenty years. Water from the mountains is already barely sufficient to supply the Bolivian capital during dry seasons. Because of climate change, rainy seasons can no longer be reliably calculated. To ensure an adequate long-term supply of clean water for the region, which lies at an altitude of 4000 meters above sea level, water management around the six Andean glaciers has to be adjusted to suit the climatic changes.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins