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tags: FLOW, For the Love of Water, pollution, bottled water, film trailer, streaming video Part one of Irena Salina’s award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century: The World Water Crisis.

tags: FLOW, For the Love of Water, pollution, bottled water, film trailer, streaming video Irena Salina’s award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century: The World Water Crisis.

tags: potable water, safe drinking water, LifeSaver Bottle, streaming video Too much of the world lacks access to clean drinking water. In this video, engineer Michael Pritchard did something about it — inventing the portable Lifesaver filter, which can make the most revolting water drinkable in seconds. An amazing demo from TEDGlobal 2009. [10:05]

tags: science, physics, boiling water into ice, streaming video This should go into the category: What scientists do when the boss is out of town: This video shows a couple scientists who are “boiling water into ice.” Can you describe how they do this? [5:02]

Water

tags: Water, Philip Larkin, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day, every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). My poetry suggestions are starting to run dry, which means…

Swimming Cat

tags: cats, jenna, swimming cat, streaming video This streaming video shows a half-grown cat, named Jenna, playing with water — in a bathtub! [1:44]