water

New Horizons: Pluto Is a Weirder Place Than You Ever Imagined

Posted in Science on 18th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

The features place Pluto, once considered just a lonely ice-ball in the dark, on par with Mars (and second only to Earth) in terms of geological complexity.

Spray-on coating could ice-proof airplanes, power lines, windshields

Posted in Science on 13th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

This could have major implications in industries like energy, shipping and transportation, where ice is a constant problem in cold climates.

Mars Express provides a look at ancient Martian flooding

Posted in Science on 21st Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

Fracture-like features are thought to have been caused by the loss of underground ice, as well as the general evaporation of water, which was once highly abundant.

Scientists warn of global disaster because of water inequality

Posted in Featured, Science on 19th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

4 billion people live with severe water scarcity for at least one month each year.

Water Shortage Affects 4 Billion People Worldwide

Posted in Science on 14th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

Aside from climate change, water scarcity is another high priority in terms of environmental concerns set by the World Economic Forum, and one of the biggest risks to the world economy.