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Bill Gates Makes Jimmy Fallon Drink Poop Water (His Words!)

Bill Gates Makes Jimmy Fallon Drink Poop Water (His Words!)

By Josh Wolford January 22, 2015

You know the scene from The Princess Bride where Westley and Vizzini try to outsmart each other as to who’s going to drink the poisoned wine? Yeah, you know the one. Remember how it went down? Well, Bill Gates basically …

Victoria Falls Plunge: Chinese Tourist Survives Fall Victoria Falls Plunge: Chinese Tourist Survives Fall

Yesterday, a Chinese tourist’s trip to Victoria Falls in Zambia took a turn for the worst. While capturing photos of the massive falls, 45-year-old Wang Shun Xue lost his footing and plunged 49 feet into the gorge. According to the …

Astronaut Rings Out Water Aboard the ISS Astronaut Rings Out Water Aboard the ISS

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Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Chris Hadfield is awesome, space is awesome, and everything he does in space is awesome. Proving once again that even the most mundane tasks are transformed into something incredible when performed in zero gravity, here’s Hadfield …

Middle East Freshwater Reserves Declining, Says NASA Middle East Freshwater Reserves Declining, Says NASA

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A new study has shown that much of the Middle East lost freshwater reserves over the past decade. The study, to be published this week in the journal Water Resources Research, was based on data from NASA‘s Gravity Recovery and …

Huge South Pole Moon Crater Could Hold Frozen Water Huge South Pole Moon Crater Could Hold Frozen Water

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The moon still holds some mysteries. One of those being whether or not there is any discernible amount of ice on the surface. While we have been to the moon, we have only visited a very small area. The way …

Google Conserves And Cools With Water Plant Google Conserves And Cools With Water Plant

Greenpeace really likes Google and their commitment to using more efficient ways to power their data centers across the country. I’m sure the conservation group would also be delighted by Google’s recycled water cooling system. Jim Brown, Google’s Data Center …

Garrett McNamara: I Have Underwater Superpowers Garrett McNamara: I Have Underwater Superpowers

Garrett McNamara is a world record holder for surfing the biggest wave in the world. The wave, which stood a gigantic 90 feet, is a monster in itself, but Garrett feels he can break his old record. http://youtu.be/nd2jtwviyC8 Garrett has …

Happy Twestival Day

Today, February 12, marks the culmination of an awful lot of effort and energy by many people around the world, volunteers all, who have made Twestival.

Google: Naming Water Is Complicated

Territorial claims and historical precedent makes applying a name to a body of water in Google Earth a challenging deluge.