Category Archives: water

California’s Water (And The Little Fish That Drank It Up)

Water, water everywhere; nor a drop to drink! The lament of Coleridge’s Ancient Mariner comes to mind contemplating America’s southwestern drought, presently peaking in California. Such contemplation inescapably points as well to the odd nature of our species. Consider: Most … Continue reading

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Water’s Bottle Battle Enters New Phase…

Europeans were long known for drinking bottled water “because tap water wasn’t safe,” letting Americans feel smug because we had all happily guzzled ours from the taps for decades without a thought–and without health problems. Then somebody thought to make bottled … Continue reading

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