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Low oxygen areas are disappearing almost a month earlier than they did 30 years ago.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Nationwide study shows how manufacturing facilities can increase levels of medical compounds in waterways.

Anna Katrina Hunter, Contributor

The 5.4 magnitude earthquake suggests that even small volumes of water can trigger large events.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Ambitious plan aims to keep waste out of rivers without massive new pipes.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

Genetically modified yeast with basil and mint genes added gives beer a hoppy flavor without the need to add the actual flowers.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

Fish expend energy metabolizing drugs and personal products in fresh water.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Green plant could help clean up heavy metal contamination at industrial sites.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Researchers use computer simulations to learn how water forms different kinds of ice.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Mountains and forested slopes surround cloudy blue water of a reservoir

People who eat fish from glacial meltwater may be at risk from persistent organic pollutants produced in the 20th century.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

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