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  1. 2023 Lunar Rover Will Map Moon's Water Resources In Advance Of Future Human Missions

    16 Jun 2020- 14:06 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER), which will be deployed on the Moon in late 2023 to prospec ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:31

  2. Newly Accessible Satellite Maps Track Global Drought

    7 Apr 2020- 04:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat LINCOLN NE, United States Global maps of dry/wet conditions developed by NASA researchers have been made avavilable, and are now accessible online through the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:58

  3. Climate Change May Trigger More Landslides In China, Tibet, Nepal

    12 Feb 2020- 12:03 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Kharbarhub More frequent and intense rainfall events due to climate change could cause more landslides in Nepal, according to the first quantitative study of the link between precipitation and landslides ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:27

  4. Human Influence On 20th Century Global Droughts Confirmed

    5 May 2019- 12:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States Multiple observational datasets and reconstructions using data from tree rings have confirmed that human activities were probably affecting the worldwide risk of droughts as early as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 12:01

  5. Beam Me Up, Potty! What Would Shatner Say...? To Boldly Go? The Bridge Is Yours, Mr Crock? SooLoo? A Five-year Pission?

    11 Feb 2019- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SPACE, Space Astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) deployed towel technology (and more techie stuff) following a messy toilet leak at the beginning of the month. NASA reported that the station cr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/11/2019 - 10:29

  6. NASA Enlists Private Companies For Moon Water Hunt

    30 Nov 2018- 05:41 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Quartz The US space agency is kicking off a $2.6 Billion USD push to hire private companies to ferry scientific instruments to the Moon. NASA did not explain why the companies were selected, or how fu ...

    Local Press Report - 11/30/2018 - 05:41

  7. Experts Can Predict Yemen Cholera Outbreaks By Studying Rainfall Patterns

    8 Sep 2018- 09:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom A model developed by US scientists and NASA satellite data can predict where cholera is most at risk of spreading, with a reported 92 percent accuracy in war-torn Yemen. The UN describes ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2018 - 09:22

  8. Research Shows Global Surface Area Of Rivers And Streams Is 45 Percent Higher Than Previously Thought

    1 Jul 2018- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Info CHAPEL HILL NC Global river and stream surface area is about forty-five percent greater than previously understood, according to a recent NASA-funded study. Researchers from the US's University of North Carolina an ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 12:32

  9. Space: Five Year Mission To Predict Drought Impacts, Monitor Aquifers

    29 May 2018- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC A joint US/German space mission to track the continuous movement of water and other changes in Earth's mass on and beneath the planet's surface launched 22 May. The twin spacecraft of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  10. Martian Ice for Space Explorers?

    19 Sep 2017- 09:49 by Local Press Report DOUGLAS Phys.org As humans spread out across the Earth, the locations of new colonies were driven by the accessibility of resources: not only food and water, but also arable land, forests and minerals. Access to su ...

    Local Press Report - 09/19/2017 - 09:49

  11. Climate Change Threatens World’s Lakes

    18 Dec 2015- 08:53 by Local Press Report PULLMAN, WA BABW News One of the most common problems associated with climate change is the warming and rising of the world’s oceans. Sea level rise puts many of the world’s great cities at risk and poses massive t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2015 - 08:53

  12. Southeastern Brazil Losing 15 Trillion Gallons of Water Per Year Due to Drought: NASA

    29 Oct 2015- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GREENBELT, MD, United States Southeastern Brazil, which is currently in the grips of its worst drought in 35 years, has lost an average of 15 trillion gallons of water per year from 2012 to 2015, according to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2015 - 10:42

  13. NASA Finds Water Flowing on Mars

    29 Sep 2015- 08:32 by Local Press Report TUCSON, AZ The Telegraph Water exists in liquid form on the surface of Mars, NASA scientists reported on Monday, making it possible for life to be sustained on the Red Planet. Climate Social Issues Transnational Is ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2015 - 08:32

  14. NASA Data to Be Used to Measure Water in Costa Rica's Arenal-Tempisque Watershed

    25 Sep 2015- 09:59 by Local Press Report SAN JOSE Voice of Guanacaste Students of the University of Georgia are implementing a project named “Costa Rica Water Resources” that will measure how much water enters the Arental-Tempisque watershed, how much inf ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2015 - 09:59

  15. NASA, USAID Launch Environmental Information Hub for Lower Mekong

    1 Sep 2015- 09:43 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC PR Newswire NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Monday launched SERVIR-Mekong, a joint project to strengthen regional environmental monitoring in five countries in the lower ...

    Local Press Report - 09/01/2015 - 09:43