The solutions aren't simple, and conflicts are on the rise.
After going decades without clean drinking water, 15 First Nations in Atlantic Canada have signed an agreement with the federal government to create the country's first Indigenous-led water authority.
“I’m certain they’re aware it’s illegal, and I’m certain they don’t care.”
Six years after the city of Flint, Michigan, began using a toxic water source that sickened its residents, VICE uncovered payoffs, the silencing of a whistleblower, a shady financial deal, a coverup, and the former governor who presided over it all.
Many people in Nigeria, Sierra Leone and other countries don't have the means to wash their hands as frequently as public health experts advise.
Trump Wants to Take Water Away from Whales and Endangered Fish and Give It to Wealthy California Farmers
Orca whales and salmon populations are particularly vulnerable.
What if an umbrella could charge your phone? By tweaking well-known principles, scientists have created a highly efficient generator that can pump out lots of renewable energy with just a bit of water.
These Fridges Won't Dispense Filtered Water Unless You Pay Extra for 'Official' Filters With RFID Chips
Arbitrary, unnecessary technical obstacles designed entirely to rip you off are the new normal.
For years, "forever chemicals" flowed into Newburgh's drinking water. It turns out they came from a nearby air base.
The Purilan X-Series Kitchen Appliance promises "purified, flavored, and functional water," with the touch of a button.
If humans want to not die on Mars, they’ll need a reliable source of water. NASA scientists think they’ve found it in a place where ice is so close to the surface that astronauts could get to it with a shovel.