Brief presence of water in Arabia Terra on Mars

Journal Reference: Ari H.D. Koeppel, Christopher S. Edwards, Andrew M. Annex, Kevin W. Lewis, Gabriel J. Carrillo. A fragile record of fleeting water on Mars. Geology, 2021; DOI: 10.1130/G49285.1 Arabia Terra is in the northern latitudes of Mars. Named in 1879 by Italian astronomer Giovanni Schiaparelli, this ancient land covers an area slightly larger than … Read more

Sun is likely an unaccounted source of the Earth’s water

Journal Reference: Luke Daly, Martin R. Lee, Lydia J. Hallis, Hope A. Ishii, John P. Bradley, Phillip. A. Bland, David W. Saxey, Denis Fougerouse, William D. A. Rickard, Lucy V. Forman, Nicholas E. Timms, Fred Jourdan, Steven M. Reddy, Tobias Salge, Zakaria Quadir, Evangelos Christou, Morgan A. Cox, Jeffrey A. Aguiar, Khalid Hattar, Anthony Monterrosa, … Read more

Migrants targeted by water cannons and tear gas at border with Belarus

In this drone image, Polish servicemen use a water cannon during clashes between migrants and Polish border guards on the Belarus-Poland border near Grodno, Belarus, November 16 2021. LEONID SHCHEGLOV / AP The situation marks an escalation in a tense migration crisis. Some 2,000 migrants gathered at the Belarusian border post of Brouzgui were targeted, … Read more

New polymer detection method to turn the (pep)tide in the fight against water pollution

Journal Reference: Seigo Suzuki, Toshiki Sawada, Takeshi Serizawa. Identification of Water-Soluble Polymers through Discrimination of Multiple Optical Signals from a Single Peptide Sensor. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2021; DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c11794 From dying coral reefs to diminishing fish populations, marine pollution due to plastics is a growing global concern. Much of the recent conversation on … Read more

Converting methane to methanol — with and without water

Journal Reference: Erwei Huang, Ivan Orozco, Pedro J. Ramírez, Zongyuan Liu, Feng Zhang, Mausumi Mahapatra, Slavomír Nemšák, Sanjaya D. Senanayake, José A. Rodriguez, Ping Liu. Selective Methane Oxidation to Methanol on ZnO/Cu2O/Cu(111) Catalysts: Multiple Site-Dependent Behaviors. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2021; DOI: 10.1021/jacs.1c08063 “Water is like a trick that people have been using … Read more

New study explicitly links protection of water access with lower COVID-19 infection and death rates

New study explicitly links protection of water access with lower COVID-19 infection and death rates – NovLink Home Mash T New study explicitly links protection of water access with lower COVID-19 infection and death rates We wish to thank the author of this short article for this incredible content New study explicitly links protection of … Read more

“This fight is” the “struggle of the region”: water, a source of conflicts in the Marais poitevin

By Eric Collier Posted today at 5:28 am Reserved for our subscribers StoryIn the second largest wetland in France, in the heart of Deux-Sèvres, the creation of giant basins, in anticipation of the dry season, arouses the anger of some residents and environmental activists, who see the influence of a “Industrial agriculture”. They made an … Read more