Science Information

A Call for a Worldwide Campaign on Water Conservation


If we are to tackle the challenges of future populations on the planet, we will need to insure adequate water supply. Our US population is growing, by one person every nine seconds and with this growth the consumption of fresh water increases. The average person uses 80-100 gallons per day in the US. In Third world countries about 4-8 total gallons of water per day. I have tested this myself, it is possible to do this;

http://www.carwashguys.com/082902_2.shtml

We need to start a World Wide Campaign about the importance of water by teaching kids the facts and making sure they understand the needs for these infrastructures in the future. Too many areas are expanding rapidly in desert regions, without sustainable water resources, where population explosions move into neighborhoods and put in lawns. In these areas 40% of the residential water use is expended outside the home.

These same issues were a major concern of the ancient Indian cultures who lived on these lands before us. Just like other Indian Cultures in Central and South America, the indigenous people of Australian outback, as well as the water ways and canals built by the Greeks, Romans, Egyptians. Worldwide drought issues will be a problem in the next two decades with an estimated 2.5 billion people without proper fresh water supplies. We must launch our world wide campaign now to promote conservation, proper sewage treatment and empowering peoples to secure and build facilities to insure they will not be without water as the climate changes and leaves whole regions of the world without.

"Lance Winslow" - If you have innovative thoughts and unique perspectives, come think with Lance; www.WorldThinkTank.net/wttbbs


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


Science Magazine

Scientists home in on landing site for the next Mars rover
Science Magazine
All four sites were evaluated both for their suitability as the primary landing site and as an area for continued exploration following the rover's first couple of years. In turn, each site was rated for the value of the science the rover could conduct ...

and more »


Science Magazine

Scientists who beat the odds seek victory in November
Science Magazine
Just how many scientists chose to run is open to interpretation. There is no common definition of a scientist, but Science identified 40 first-time House candidates with a graduate degree in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) discipline ...



Forbes

Meet The Real Life Lara Croft Of Ocean Science
Forbes
The earth has lost about 50% of its coral reefs within the last 50 years. A UNESCO study reported in 2017 that by 2050, 90% of the coral reefs will die of heat stress. Dr. Erika Woolsey is a marine biologist, filmmaker, teaching fellow and lecturer at ...



Quantum advantage with shallow circuits
Science Magazine
His work also prompted a shift in our approach to quantum mechanical systems: Modern quantum information science seeks to exploit quantum phenomena such as nonlocality, entanglement, and the superposition principle to tackle information-processing ...

and more »


Science Magazine

Climate change doubters are finalists for Environmental Protection Agency Science Advisory Board
Science Magazine
A few are associated with the Heartland Institute, which has advocated for the rejection of climate science to lawmakers, teachers and voters. Among its efforts is the publication of books, like the "Roosters of the Apocalypse," which describes climate ...
The Energy 202: Trump administration pushes EPA's science overhaul to 2020Washington Post

all 28 news articles »


New York Times

'Could Somebody Please Debunk This?': Writing About Science When Even the Scientists Are Nervous
New York Times
I had misgivings about simply reporting on the rise of a kind of repackaged scientific racism, which I had been tracking as a national correspondent who writes about science. Under the coded term “race realism,” it implied, falsely, that science had ...



Science Magazine

This Week in Science
Science Magazine
The opium poppy has been a source of painkillers since Neolithic times. Attendant risks of addiction threaten many today. Guo et al. now deliver a draft of the opium poppy genome, which encompasses 2.72 gigabases assembled into 11 chromosomes and ...



New York Times

Before Arguing About DNA Tests, Learn the Science Behind Them
New York Times
People have always told stories about their ancestral origins. But now millions of people are looking at their DNA to see if those stories hold up. While genetic tests can indeed reveal some secrets about our family past, we can also jump to the wrong ...

and more »


Science Magazine

Scientists, environmentalists brace for Brazil's right turn
Science Magazine
A draft campaign document focusing on science—first revealed last week by the Brazilian newspaper O Estado de S. Paulo—offers additional insight into his plans. It pledges to more than double the level of R&D investment in the next 4 years, but would ...

and more »


Science News

Artificial intelligence crowdsources data to speed up drug discovery
Science News
The new system allows an AI to crowdsource data while keeping that information private, which could encourage partnerships for speedier drug development, researchers report in the Oct. 19 Science. Identifying new drug-protein interactions can uncover ...


Google News

home | site map | Xray Photography
© 2006