water

tech-science

Scientists Find Evidence of Water on Potentially Habitable ‘Super-Earth’

K2-18b is the "best candidate" to host alien life outside the solar system.
Becky Ferreira
9.11.19
environment

Canada Is Facing a 'Nature Emergency' and Needs to Act Now: Report

The country must commit to protecting 30 percent of land and water by 2030, according to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society.
Manisha Krishnan
7.17.19
environment-health

When It's Not Poisoning Us, the U.S. Water System Is Robbing Us Blind

People can go into such extreme debt over unpaid water bills—even incorrect ones—that they lose their homes.
Ankita Rao
6.21.19
tech-science

Scientists Find Evidence of an Ocean Deep Inside Pluto

Reddish deposits of ammonia on Pluto suggest that liquid water, the key to life as we know it, exists below its surface.
Becky Ferreira
5.30.19
food news

Bar Owner Called Out After Saying People Shouldn't Order Just Water

“If you just ask for tap water, it feels like you are telling us you don't value our business enough to buy a drink,” she wrote.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.29.19
News

After Hours Club Says It's Losing Money Because Patrons Are Too Cheap to Buy Water

After an Instagram post dragging him was picked up in the media, Shawn Riker, who owns Toronto bar Bunker, wants to remind people that water sales help him pay the bills.
Manisha Krishnan
4.30.19
water

America's Next Water Contamination Crisis May Already Be Here

The family of chemicals called PFAS have been used in everything from carpeting to fast food wrappers. They also may have contaminated America's water.
Sam Easter
10.31.18
Surfing

This Photographer Shoots 70-Foot Waves on His Surfboard

Derek Dunfee, a surfer and photographer, has never seen anyone else doing it.
Clara Mokri
10.11.18
Indigenous

First Nations in Canada still face chronic issues in getting safe drinking water

Our annual fact check on Trudeau’s promise to solve the crisis shows there’s been progress, but major problems remain.
Hilary Beaumont
10.11.18
money brain

Don’t Buy This: Fancy Bottled Water Is a Stupid and Expensive Habit

Trendy waters—from alkaline to hydrogen—can cost you thousands of dollars a year. Here’s why you're better off drinking tap water.
Gina Ragusa
7.9.18
Trolls

Of Course Vancouver Would Have a Dude Selling $40 Hot Dog Water

It was an impressively elaborate troll.
Allison Tierney
6.22.18
Indigenous

Mercury poisoning has devastated Grassy Narrows First Nation, new study shows

“The results verify what we have known and felt in our bodies all these years."
Hilary Beaumont
5.24.18
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