By Becky Striepe on March 11, 2014
A new water filter uses a tree branch as a filter to provide clean, safe drinking water in areas without access to this necessity.
By Becky Striepe on November 14, 2013
This might seem like a silly question, right? After all, we are talking about a bottle of water. Isn’t the answer right there in the question?
By Becky Striepe on December 17, 2012
We’re lucky to turn on the tap and have clean, drinkable water flow right out whenever we need it, but not everyone is so lucky. In much of the developing world, water is a scarce, precious resource. Women tend to carry the burden of water collection, traveling miles each day to carry water home for her family. And even then, that water is not always clean.
By Becky Striepe on December 10, 2012
A reader wrote in last week asking for some tips on how to reuse shower water. What a great question!