The world’s largest water fight to continue amid a devastating drought

April 12, 2016 by  
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Every year Thailand makes a splash with the world’s largest water fight. Half a million people flock to the country for Songkran, the New Year festival that’s celebrated with everything from water guns to hoses to elephants spewing water. This year, however, officials are asking participants to curb water use in the face of the worst drought in more than 21 years – though some critics claim the celebrations shouldn’t take place at all. Read the rest of The world’s largest water fight to continue amid a devastating drought

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Stephen Hawking announces plan to explore Alpha Centauri for alien life

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Stephen Hawking is making big news today. Teaming up with Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, the famous astrophysicist announced the official launch of Starshot today, a space exploration initiative centered around a postage-stamp sized satellite called StarChip designed to ‘listen’ for alien life. The effort seeks to send these tiny satellites all the way to Alpha Centauri, the closest star system to the Solar System – a mere 4.3 light years away from Earth. Read the rest of Stephen Hawking announces plan to explore Alpha Centauri for alien life

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The Latest Drilling Boom in California is All About Water

April 16, 2014 by  
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The latest drilling boom to hit California isn’t the kind you’d expect: Farmers all over the state are so desperate for water in the midst of a year-long drought that some well drilling companies are booked up to a year in advance. Some farmers have even taken drastic measures to get the water they need for their crops by purchasing $1 million drilling rigs. Read the rest of The Latest Drilling Boom in California is All About Water Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: california agriculture , California aquifers , California crop water , California crops , California drilling , california drought , California drought issues , California farm drought , California farmers , California farmers drilling , California groundwater , California lacking water , california water , California water drilling , california water issues , Climate Change , climate change drought , climate change water issues , drought water limits , Federal water limits , global warming , global warming drought , global warming water issues

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Johammer J1: Retro-Futuristic Electric Motorcycle Can Travel Over 125 Miles on a Charge

April 16, 2014 by  
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One of the biggest things holding back electric motorcycles is their limited driving range – but the Johammer J1 could finally put electric bikes on the map. With a 125 mile range, the Johammer J1 is a stylish bike that allows riders to hit the road and travel far from home. Read the rest of Johammer J1: Retro-Futuristic Electric Motorcycle Can Travel Over 125 Miles on a Charge Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric motor , electric motorcycle , green motorcycle , green transportation , J1 electric bike , Johammer , Johammer electric bike , Johammer J1

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