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MIT Researchers Discover Sapwood is Inexpensive Water Filtration Method – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceSapwood from a tree branch can be used to filter over 99 percent of E.coli from drinking water, according to the latest findings by MIT mechanical engineers, and this low-cost method of water filtration may prove to be a boon to developing countries.Sapwood, Naturally Occurring Low-Cost Water FilterNews Tonight AfricaMIT Researchers Find Sapwood […]

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Simple Tree Branch Filter Removes 99 Percent of E. Coli from Water – The Escapist

The EscapistMIT researchers have tested a water filter fashioned from a tree branch that may be the low-cost solution to water filtration in developing countries. New research from MIT has revealed that nature may have an inexpensive solution for water filtration. By taking …‘Effective Water Filters’ Found Growing Inside Tree BranchesDesign & TrendNeed a Water […]

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MIT scientists show tree branch to be effective water purifier – UPI.com

UPI.comBOSTON, Feb. 27 (UPI) — Dirty, contaminated water is a problem for many developing nations. But water filters are relatively expensive and not something easily assembled in the shed, garage or backyard — unless, of course, the water filter is already …A Simple Tree Branch Can Become a Backyard Water FilterPopular MechanicsWater Filter Made from […]

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cleveland

All lanes of I-90 reopen through Rocky River – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerThe inside two westbound lanes remained closed as nine workers with the Cleveland Division of Water stabilized the pipe overhead, said Alex Margevicius, interim commissioner of the division. Work on the bridge was expected to take about another three …Water main break closes section of I-90 in Rocky RiverNewsNet5.com all 20 news articles […]

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nashville

Bridgestone Arena Among First in US to Recycle Cigarette Butts – The Official Site of the Nashville Predators

Bridgestone Arena Among First in US to Recycle Cigarette ButtsThe Official Site of the Nashville PredatorsNashville, Tenn. – Through a partnership with the Nashville Clean Water Project, Bridgestone Arena is set to become one of the first venues in North America to collect and recycle used cigarette butts. Nashville Clean Water Project’s new recycling … […]

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Entertainment

Getting Reflective: Miles of Mirrors Power Thousands of Homes – NBCNews.com

Getting Reflective: Miles of Mirrors Power Thousands of HomesNBCNews.comSweeney returned to NBCNews.com from The Indianapolis Star, where he was the assistant managing editor for digital news. In that role, Sweeney … Desalination was a dreamy fiction during the California Water Wars of the early 20th century that … …read more Source: Star Wars News From […]

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nashville

Nashville Clean Water Project wants to do something about nasty butts – The Tennessean

Nashville Clean Water Project wants to do something about nasty buttsThe TennesseanThe Indiegogo money is for the Nashville Clean Water Project to launch the Cigarette Waste Brigade and form partnerships with local businesses and organizations to clean up the mess, plus print literature explaining the effort. The nonprofit will work … and more …read more […]

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Las Vegas

Sisolak says he won’t run for governor against Sandoval – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunSisolak says he won’t run for governor against Sandoval. Image. Sam Morris / Las Vegas Sun. Commissioner Steve Sisolak speaks during a meeting of the Las Vegas Valley Water District Board Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. By Conor Shine (contact) Conor Shine.Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak won’t run for governorLas Vegas Review-Journal all 2 […]

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Entertainment

Miley Cyrus Striptease Lands MTV in Hot Water, Again (photos, video) – TheImproper.com

TheImproper.comMiley Cyrus couldn’t keep her top on during her MTV Unplugged performance earlier in the week, drawing protests from some parents. Miley Cyrus spiced up her MTV Unplugged special with a sexy striptease and some heavy grinding with Madonna, rousing …Does Robin Thicke Resent Miley Cyrus?fuse.tvYou Won’t Believe Which Male Singer Is Reportedly ‘Jealous’ of […]

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Frogs’ love calls attract predators – The Japan Times

The Japan TimesWASHINGTON – A frog’s evening serenade beckons his would-be suitors but also summons competition from rivals and attracts predators, making dating a dangerous endeavor, international researchers say. The tiny brown tungara frog, found in Central and …Bats Hunt Frogs by Sensing Water Ripples Caused by Mating CallsThe EscapistTunagra frogs invite their predators while […]

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Space dust capable of carrying water to Earth, researchers confirm – The Space Reporter

The Space ReporterAccording to a news release from the University of Hawaii – School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, researchers have found that interplanetary dust particles, called IDPs, could transport water and organics to the Earth and other earthlike planets.Space dust capable of carrying water and organic compounds to planets like EarthZee NewsIrradiated […]

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Ceres asteroid vents water vapour – BBC News

BBC NewsObservations of the Solar System’s biggest asteroid suggest it is spewing plumes of water vapour into space. Ceres has long been thought to contain substantial quantities of ice within its body, but this is the first time such releases have been detected.This dwarf planet in the asteroid belt may …CNETWater Plumes Discovered on the […]

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Las Vegas

Senior deputy completes ascent to take reins of Las Vegas Valley Water District – Las Vegas Sun

Senior deputy completes ascent to take reins of Las Vegas Valley Water DistrictLas Vegas SunFifteen years after he was hired out of law school to join the Las Vegas Valley Water District’s legal department, John Entsminger has been chosen to take the agency’s top job, replacing Pat Mulroy, who will retire next month after 25 […]

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Scientists discover massive underground lake in Greenland – Science Recorder

Science RecorderScientists have discovered an enormous reservoir of fresh water under the Greenland ice sheet that stays liquid all year long, despite subzero temperatures. They say their discovery is significant because it may serve as a lead indicator of the effect of global …‘Massive’ reservoir of melt water found under Greenland iceBBC NewsLiquid Water Beneath […]

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Melt Water Discovered Under Greenland Ice Sheet, Reservoir Trapped ‘Like The … – International Business Times

International Business TimesGreenland is home to the second largest sheet of ice in the world, behind Antarctica. Creative Commons. Scientists were blown away to find liquid water in one of the most unlikely of places. According to new analysis, trapped underneath the frozen landscape …‘Massive’ reservoir of melt water found under Greenland iceBBC NewsLiquid Water […]

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Scientific expedition discovers vast water store beneath Greenland’s ice – GMA News

GMA NewsPARIS – A vast store of water equivalent in area to Ireland lies beneath Greenland’s icesheet, and it may provide answers to one of the big riddles of climate change, scientists reported on Sunday. In 2011, US scientists crossed the southern Greenland …‘Massive’ reservoir of melt water found under Greenland iceBBC NewsLiquid Water Beneath […]

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New project to create drinking water from the Red Sea will also boost shrinking … – Washington Post

Washington PostJERUSALEM — The Dead Sea has been rapidly disappearing for the past 50 years, one of the world’s natural wonders careening toward ecological collapse. But in a deal signed Monday and hailed as “historic,” Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority …Israel, Jordan and Palestinians Sign Water Project DealNew York TimesIsrael, Jordan, Palestinians Approve Water-Sharing […]

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas water rate increases approved through 2017 – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalJohn Entsminger, senior deputy general manager of the Southern Nevada Water Authority, speaks with the Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial board at the paper in Las Vegas Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. (John Locher/Las Vegas Review-Journal). By HENRY …Vegas water district OKs rate hike; starts in Jan.Las Vegas Sun all 14 news articles …read more […]

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Hubble finds water on 5 planets in our galactic neighborhood – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThanks to the Hubble Space Telescope and some new imaging techniques, scientists have detected traces of water vapor on five massive planets right in our galactic backyard. But if you just thought “Life?!” think again. Despite the presence of water …5 planets most likely to be on Elon Musk’…CNETSigns of Water Found on […]

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Astronomers Find Water On Five Exoplanets, But Can They Support Life? – International Business Times

International Business TimesAstronomers detected water on five exoplanets by taking infrared wavelength measurements of their atmospheres. Flickr/wonderlane. Scientists recently detected water in the atmospheres of five exoplanets – planets outside the solar system – broadening the …Signs of Water Found on 5 Alien Planets by Hubble TelescopeSpace.comHubble Traces Subtle Signals of Water on Hazy WorldsHubbleSiteWater […]