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Photo Slideshow: Food and Farmers — China's Other Challenge

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The farm sector and the coal sector together made up 85 percent of water used in China last year. These photos take a look at the people and places affected by rising energy demand, accelerating modernization, and diminishing freshwater resources.

Photo Slideshow: China's South-North Water Transfer Project

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Taken together, the three lines are an audacious strategy to solve the increasingly dire confrontation between rising energy demand in a nation that is steadily getting drier.

Photo essay -- "Thirsty world: Desperate quest for water"

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What Matters, a new anthology by David Elliot Cohen, continues…

Signifying thirst: New anthology explores why water matters

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Social theorists believe that meaning exists in relation, in…

"Mouth to Source" hopes to create a virtual library of Earth's rivers

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Mouth to Source/Paul StewartA Quicktime VR image from the the…

Pictures: Water, water, everywhere

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BOSTON - The importance of water in the lives of people worldwide…

Photos: Losing our lakes

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Scientists point to global warming, drought, growing demand…

Photos: Losing our lakes

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Scientists point to global warming, drought, growing demand…

If Fire Were Water

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A fascinating collection of photos that challenge visual perceptions.Read…