A few newspaper articles we recently linked to from @SolidHole are:
Asia-Pacific leaders warn of water conflict threat
“CHIANG MAI, Thailand—Fierce competition for water could trigger conflict unless nations cooperate to share the diminishing resource, leaders from Asia-Pacific nations warned Monday.”
• Read the article Asia-Pacific leaders warn of water conflict threat at www.inquirer.net
Earth and Moon Had Same Water Source
“Isotopic analysis of water trapped in volcanic glass in lunar samples show that the moon has more water than thought, and the water there and on Earth had the same origins.”
• Read the article Earth and Moon Had Same Water Source at www.scientificamerican.com
Singapore’s water companies aim to quench China’s $850 billion thirst
“Water companies in Singapore are attracting big-name investors as they profit from exporting their expertise to China, which plans to spend $850 billion over the next decade to improve its scarce and polluted water supplies.”
• Read the article Singapore’s water companies aim to quench China’s $850 billion thirst at www.reuters.com
Global access to water could bring national security to all
“The lack of access to water in unstable developing countries is an international security threat. Although the United Nations declared 2013 as the “International Year of Water Cooperation,” solutions to international water issues will not be met unless the global north directs foreign aid dollars to improve reliable access water, sanitation, and hygiene. Contrary to persistent beliefs, such aid has substantial international security bases.”
• Read the article Global access to water could bring national security to all at www.dailycal.org
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