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  1. Satellite Data Can Predict Arsenic Contamination In Irrigation and Drinking Water: Study

    6 Jun 2018- 08:48 by OOSKAnews Info PALO ALTO CA A team from  Stanford University's School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences (Stanford Earth) has found that satellite-derived measurements of ground sinking in California could predict arse ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 06/06/2018 - 08:50

  2. Media Attention to Drought Impacts Household Water Habits: Research

    26 Oct 2017- 10:39 by Local Press Report PALO ALTO CA Stanford News With increased drought coverage from newspapers, water conservation increased in the San Francisco Bay Area during the drought that ended in 2016. That’s according to a new study from Sta ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2017 - 10:39

  3. Nearly 140 Countries Could Be Powered Entirely by Wind, Solar and Water by 2050

    24 Aug 2017- 06:05 by Local Press Report STANFORD CA The Independent World would avoid dangerous global warming, but also prevent millions of premature deaths a year and create about 24 million more jobs than were lost. Climate Conflict Ecosystems Energy ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2017 - 06:38

  4. Land Development Could Affect Arsenic Levels in Groundwater in Southeast Asia: Study

    8 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STANFORD, CA, United States Building dams and other infrastructure that affect the hydrology of a region, or changing agricultural practices, could affect the release of arsenic into groundwater, according to a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/08/2015 - 10:18

  5. Stanford Researchers Find Solution to Curb Spread of "Snail Fever"

    21 Jul 2015- 09:35 by Local Press Report STANFORD, CA Stanford News New Stanford research shows that the river prawn, a natural predator of parasite-carrying snails, proves effective at curbing the spread of schistosomiasis in West Africa. Ecosystems Heal ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:35

  6. US Researchers Develop Waterless Toilet Waste Solution

    13 May 2015- 09:57 by Local Press Report STANFORD, CA Xinhua Two researchers-- Sebastien Tilmans and Kory Russel-- at Stanford University in northern California on the U.S. west coast have developed a system to deal with toilet waste that does not require ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2015 - 09:57

  7. Growth of Urban Agriculture Puts Increased Strain on Water Resources: IWMI

    13 Nov 2014- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Global food production is increasingly taking place near urban and peri-urban areas, with some 456 million hectares-- about the size of the European Union-- falling within those parameters, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2014 - 11:14

  8. Mekong Delta Sinks as Groundwater Extraction Increases

    5 Sep 2014- 09:34 by Local Press Report STANFORD, CA Environmental Research Web Land in the Mekong Delta, which is shared by Cambodia and Vietnam, is subsiding by between 1 and 4 cm per year as roughly 20 million inhabitants extract groundwater for drinki ...

    Local Press Report - 09/05/2014 - 09:34

  9. India Faces Increased Flood, Drought Risk

    30 Apr 2014- 10:03 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Business Standard In an alarming research, a team of scientists at Stanford University have identified significant changes in the patterns of extreme wet and dry events that are increasing the risk of dro ...

    Local Press Report - 04/30/2014 - 10:03

  10. USAID, Partners Launch New Global Development Lab to End Extreme Poverty by 2030

    8 Apr 2014- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The US Agency for International Development (USAID), along with 32 partner organizations, last week announced the launch of a new US Global Development Lab to “advance a science and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2014 - 10:09

  11. Beijing’s Ecosystem Services Plan Benefits Water Quantity, Quality: Study

    9 Sep 2013- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Downstream water users in China’s capital city, Beijing, have been paying upstream agricultural users to change their crops from rice to corn in an effort to reduce the amount of water used and i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/09/2013 - 10:07

  12. Study Finds Arsenic Contamination in Deep Wells in Vietnam

    13 Aug 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STANFORD, CA, United States Scientists at the Stanford University School of Earth Sciences in California have found arsenic contamination in even very deep wells located in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. Digging deep ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/17/2013 - 13:59

  13. Researchers Reinvent Urban Water Systems to Increase Sustainability

    Urban water systems face a multitude of challenges, Stanford University Professor Richard Luthy told delegates at last week’s Water Research Conference in Singapore. These challenges include everything from having less water that they can import to dealin ...

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

  14. Stanford Researchers Developing Sewage Treatment Process

    11 Aug 2010- 14:48 by Local Press Report CA, PALO ALTO Stanford University Two Stanford University engineers are developing a new sewage treatment process that would increase production of the greenhouse gases — nitrous oxide and methane- that could be us ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 19:00

  15. Stanford Researchers Developing Sewage Treatment Process

    10 Aug 2010- 20:52 by Local Press Report CA, PALO ALTO Stanford University Two Stanford University engineers are developing a new sewage treatment process that would increase production of the greenhouse gases — nitrous oxide and methane- that could be us ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

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