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Tales from Tanzania: Water, bricks & the ingenuity of Tanzanians
January 22, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

The hard work and ingenuity of the Tanzanians never ceases to amaze me. While traveling one day, we passed the man you see in the photo below, and several more like him. When I asked Simon (my driver guide for the day) what was going on, he explained that they were hauling water. A water […]

Watching the River Flow
November 17, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

Water is important.  That’s a pretty self explanatory statement.  Not only do we need water (at least 8 cups a day), but we are mostly water (60% of us anyway).  It’s one of the indictors we look for in new planets to see if we can use it as future real estate. It’s cornucopia of […]

Book List: Water, from snowflakes to African ponds
September 1, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: 416style There is an excellent article, “The Importance of Water to Human Life and to the Operation of the Human Body” where you learn that next to air, water is the most important element for life to survive.  Water is essential to the functioning of every cell in your body: 2/3 of your […]

I can’t find my reading glasses, but I’ll manage.
November 17, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

You’ve probably noticed the magnifying effect of a glass of water or any other clear beverage (the black text to the right of the glass is the same size as the black text behind the glass): And you probably have some idea that the magnification has to do with the curved shape of the glass and the water it contains: […]


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