New method uses waste to clean arsenic from lake contaminated by gold mine
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New method uses waste to clean arsenic from lake contaminated by gold mine

The field is located at the site. Credit: Jeff Bain The Long Lake Gold Mine, which ceased operations in 1937, produced 200,000 metric tons of
China landed on the moon and found water in dirt and rocks
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China landed on the moon and found water in dirt and rocks

Water was found on the moon for the first time by scientists. A Chinese lunar lander returned more than 60 ounces of soil and rock from the moon in
Oxo Good Grips Thermal Mug With SimplyClean Lid Review: Our New Favorite Travel Mug
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Oxo Good Grips Thermal Mug With SimplyClean Lid Review: Our New Favorite Travel Mug

It has plenty of heat. It's easy to fit and looks good. It doesn't come in a smaller size than 16 ounces, which is odd, as the Hydro Flask cousin
Overcoming a hurdle on the path to renewable-energy storage
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Overcoming a hurdle on the path to renewable-energy storage

There is an illustration of switchable wettability. Credit: V. Tileli. Engineers need to find a way to store renewable energy on a large scale if it
Water pollution: How clean are the UK's rivers and lakes?
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Water pollution: How clean are the UK's rivers and lakes?

Esme Stallard is a writer. The news is from the BBC. The image source is Justin Tallis. The MPs say that the rivers of England are polluted by a
No English river is free from pollution - Parliament report
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No English river is free from pollution - Parliament report

The person is named Georgina Rannard. The news is from the BBC. The image is from the same source. A parliamentary report concludes that raw sewage,
China’s Lander Has Detected Water on the Moon
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China’s Lander Has Detected Water on the Moon

There is evidence of OH on the Moon. H2O is a chemical cousin of Hydroxyl. OH has been detected on the Moon before, but this is the first time it
Chinese Lunar Lander Makes The First Ever On-Site Detection of Water on The Moon
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Chinese Lunar Lander Makes The First Ever On-Site Detection of Water on The Moon

In December of 2020, the Chang'E-5 probe visited the Moon and collected a sample of lunar material to return to Earth. The mission took observations
Air pollution: Delhi's smog problem is rooted in India's water crisis
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Air pollution: Delhi's smog problem is rooted in India's water crisis

The image caption is. Delhi battles pollution during the winter. Farmers burn crop stubble in India's capital Delhi during the winter. The fires
Tiny tardigrades walk like insects 500,000 times their size
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Tiny tardigrades walk like insects 500,000 times their size

The tardigrade is also known as a water bear or "moss piglet." It's rare to write about every cool science-y story that comes our way.