Debris on Cocos (Keeling) Islands was mostly bottles, cutlery, bags and straws, but also included 977,000 shoes, study says
All water is created equal; as long as it's clean, the body is happy with it. The brain, though, is harder to please — especially given a modicum of disposable income and an abundance of commercial choice.
Border water will be at the center of climate change diplomacy.
Stella Bowles was only 11 when she tested water from Nova Scotia's LaHave River and found high levels of contamination.
The blood red falls tumble out of a glacier 100 feet to a lake below.
Since the sinking of the Titanic, the patrol has been on the lookout for rogue skyscrapers of ice. It's a job that's as boring as it is dangerous, and these men and women wouldn't have it any other way.
Climate change threatens water everywhere, but tension between different levels of US government has stalled our response.
For the town of Jean Lafitte, the question is less whether it will succumb to the sea than when.
The sex workers of Banishanta, an island on Bangladesh's southwestern coast, stand to be washed away by rising sea levels.
In one of nature's remarkable second acts, dead trees become driftwood and embark on transformative journeys.
The perfect man-made wave has arrived.
Climate change, drought, and development have devastated Cambodia's Tonle Sap Lake, which feeds millions across Southeast Asia.
If you were to fly over Enceladus' southernmost regions, you'd witness a remarkable sight. With surprising frequency, this ice-covered moon spurts a plume of water into space — a telltale sign that a global ocean lies underneath.
This deceased humpback washed up on shore in Queensland, Australia. When the tide can't pull the animal back into the water, there's only one option: dig a massive grave and tip the whale in.
What do all those bodies of water really mean? In this episode of Vox Almanac, Phil Edwards travels through the map to define bodies of water. Find Phil Edwa...
"I started volunteering with Brown Girl Surf about six months ago. I feel like the organization represents me. It represents everything that I stand for. It wants to create a space for me and for that I’m so grateful."
In a number of projects and proposals, architects and urban planners are working with water instead of against it
When the utilities company shuts off your water, it's not just rough doing basic tasks. It can put your whole life at stake.
Well, technically they're little guys that come together to form a blob — think of the blob like it's an apartment building.
The way this creepy-crawler builds a nest underwater is so serenely beautiful that you might just turn a new leaf on spiders.
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