Water

08.20.15
ISS astronauts mimic nature to turn urine into drinking water
08.20.15

ISS astronauts mimic nature to turn urine into drinking water

Using the same proteins that regulate water supply in nature, a new system that's smaller and more efficient than the current setup will get put through its paces.

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07.26.15
Inhabitat's Week in Green: 3D-printed villas and Earth-like planets
07.26.15

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 3D-printed villas and Earth-like planets

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. This week, check out a solar-powered treehouse and Lego sculptures of comic book heroes and villains.

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06.28.15
Floating robots will find out what keeps the Indian Ocean healthy
06.28.15

Floating robots will find out what keeps the Indian Ocean healthy

Believe it or not, scientists don't know a lot about how the Indian Ocean works. Without many samp...

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06.22.15
Kenyan slums dispense clean drinking water through ATMs
06.22.15

Kenyan slums dispense clean drinking water through ATMs

It's 100 times less expensive than what vendors charge.

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05.06.15
Do you need a $249 'smart' water filter?
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05.06.15

Do you need a $249 'smart' water filter?

There seem to be three mindsets when it comes to the water we drink. You can care a lot about it a...

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03.08.15
Mars once had enough water to form a large ocean
03.08.15

Mars once had enough water to form a large ocean

You probably know that Mars hasn't always been so barren, but have you wondered what it was like i...

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01.07.15
Watch Bill Gates drink water made from human waste
01.07.15

Watch Bill Gates drink water made from human waste

Since stepping down as Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates has been hard at work trying to tackle the world'...

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01.04.15
Belkin's WeMo home sensors track everything and the kitchen sink
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01.04.15

Belkin's WeMo home sensors track everything and the kitchen sink

Do you want to know every little nuance of what's going on in your home? You'll want to give Belki...

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12.11.14
Rosetta data puts the origin of Earth's water in doubt
12.11.14

Rosetta data puts the origin of Earth's water in doubt

Scientists are pretty sure that Earth's water didn't originate on Earth itself, so where did it co...

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