Sunday, November 14, 2021
Environment

Suspicions Of Sabotage Proliferate At Most Attempts To Solve Greece’s Aquifers Problems

By Alexander Clapp and Peter Schwartzstein(Bloomberg) –Alexandros Petropoulos pauses as he surveys the miles of pipeline arrayed in front of him, reflecting on what it took to get here. It’s late 2020,...

November 14, 2021
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Sunday, October 31, 2021
panama canal speed limit
Environment

Finding More Water For The Panama Canal

The following is an excerpt from the article Meet Six People Fighting Water Scarcity Across the Globe: (Bloomberg)–Ilya Espino de Marotta has never shied from challenging convention. A Panamanian engineer...

October 31, 2021
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Saturday, November 26, 2016
Tug Boat With Water Giant Bag
Environment

Towing Giant Bags of Water To Fight Drought

(Bloomberg) Auke Piek, a 44-year-old Dutch engineer, says he has a solution to the Caribbean’s worst drought in half a century — and it lies hundreds of miles away in...

November 26, 2016
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Monday, July 25, 2011
Blog

Largest water reservoir found (but you won’t be sailing there)

An artist’s illustration of a quasar similar to APM 08279+5255. Credit NASA/ESA Two teams of scientists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have discovered the largest reservoir of water...

July 25, 2011
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Thursday, July 29, 2010
Interesting

Moon Setting on Calm Water

The above photo was taken using a technique we published in a story titled “Shipboard Digital Camera Tricks“. Many more great moon pictures by the photographer, Licya, can be found...

July 29, 2010
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Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Offbeat

German Water Bridge – Magdeburg Canal Bridge

The Magdeburg Canal Bridge This could be the worlds strangest bridge but here at gCaptain we think it is pretty cool. Germany’s water bridge known as the Magdeburge Canal Bridge...

July 14, 2010
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