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  1. “Too Many Trees” Harm Ecosystems?

    25 Apr 2018- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC There are too many trees in California’s Sierra Nevada forests according to scientists associated with the US’s National Science Foundation. That's in part because trees use lots of water t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2018 - 08:05

  2. New Online Tool Teaches Students About the Energy-Water Nexus

    2 Nov 2017- 08:41 by Local Press Report LAFAYETTE LA Earth & Space Science News The interactions between food production, energy production, and water supplies, sometimes referred to as the food-energy-water (FEW) nexus, are critically important to su ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2017 - 08:41

  3. Non-Rainfall Water in Namib Desert Has Unexpected Origins

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report INDIANAPOLIS IN Science Daily In a study conducted in one of the world's oldest and most biologically diverse deserts, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis scientists explore the origins of water ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  4. More Coal Use in Asian Countries Could Have Global Impact: Study

    2 May 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAMBRIDGE, MA, United States Continued high use of coal to generate electricity in Asian countries could have a significant impact on climate, both locally and globally, according to a study published in the Ap ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/02/2016 - 10:15

  5. US and Mongolian Researchers to Study Vast River Systems in Great Plains and Asia

    27 Oct 2015- 09:08 by Local Press Report LAWRENCE, KS University of Kansas A five-year, $4.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation will empower researchers from multiple institutions in the U.S. and Mongolia to develop wide-ranging scientific ...

    Local Press Report - 10/27/2015 - 09:08

  6. Global Warming Will Leave Horn of Africa Even Drier: Study

    12 Oct 2015- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUCSON, AZ, United States As the planet warms, the Horn of Africa region will likely become more arid, aggravating tensions in an already unstable region, according to new research from the University of Arizo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2015 - 10:09

  7. NSF, USAID PEER Awards Focus on Central Asia's Trans-Boundary Water Issues

    1 Sep 2015- 09:38 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC National Science Foundation The National Science Foundation (NSF) and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research awards will advance the scienti ...

    Local Press Report - 09/01/2015 - 09:45

  8. North and South American Researchers Seek Ways to Make Infrastructure Resilient in the Face of Extreme Weather

    3 Aug 2015- 11:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MIAMI, FL, United States Researchers from 15 institutions in eight cities in North and South America are working together to find more sustainable ways to develop infrastructure that can withstand extreme weath ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/03/2015 - 11:22

  9. US, UK Water Engineers Team Up

    30 Oct 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report LONDON Phys.org A new trans-Atlantic collaboration, 'Clean Water for All', will bring leading water engineers from the United States and the UK together to tackle problems of providing clean, sustainable ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2013 - 10:01

  10. UAE Looks to Fog Harvesting as Water Source

    UAE-based Masdar Institute of Science and Technology has teamed up with the National Research Foundation (NSF) to find and monitor fog that might offer a new freshwater source. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  11. NSF International, Japan Water Purification Association Partner on Filtration Project

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    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:26

  12. Researchers Look Into Bengal Delta Arsenic Sources

    29 Nov 2011- 13:58 by Local Press Report KS, MANHATTAN Kansas State University The source of arsenic in groundwater in India’s Bengal delta remains a mystery. However, researchers from Kansas State University and Tulane University have eliminated one poss ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2013 - 21:34

  13. NSF Appoints Zhang as Asia-Pacific Water Systems Managing Director

    27 Sep 2011- 00:00 by Local Press Report ANN ARBOR, MI NSF International (Press Release) NSF International has appointed Alex Zhang as managing director of Water Systems for the Asia-Pacific region. Previously, Zhang acted as general manager, overseeing N ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:43

  14. Spain: LDOR, NSF Offer Water, Beverage Testing to Mideast, North Africa

    20 Aug 2007- 11:45 by Local Press Report BARCELONA, Spain NSF International — Laboratorio Dr. Oliver Rodes (LDOR) of Spain has been designated an official laboratory partner of U. S.-based non-profit NSF International. The partnership will allow NSF custo ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 15:00