Austin, Texas, Issues Citywide Boil Water Notification

Austin, Texas, Issues Citywide Boil Water Notification

Flooding in Austin, Texas, has washed untold volumes of soil and silt into the river system, says Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT hide caption toggle caption Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT Flooding in Austin, Texas, has washed untold volumes of soil and silt into the river system, says Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT In…
View NASA release 450,000 gallons of water in 1 minute

View NASA release 450,000 gallons of water in 1 minute

NASA NASA calls it the "Ignition Overpressure Protection and Sound Suppression water deluge system" and it is truly a sight to behold. Just watch it in action: In just over a minute the system releases roughly 450,000 gallons of water, sending it 100 feet into the air. The goal: reduce the extreme amount of heat…
Austin Issues Citywide Boil Water Notification

Austin Issues Citywide Boil Water Notification

Flooding in Austin has washed untold volumes of soil and silt into the river system says Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT hide caption toggle caption Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT Flooding in Austin has washed untold volumes of soil and silt into the river system says Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT The city of…
Why infants can’t consume water

Why infants can’t consume water

While adults need a constant reminder to drink more and stay hydrated, it's a different story for newborn babies. Their bodies aren't developed enough to consume even a few ounces of water, which in extreme cases could be fatal. Following is a transcript of the video. There is a time in every person's life when…
Decades-Old Chemicals, New Angst Over Drinking Water

Decades-Old Chemicals, New Angst Over Drinking Water

Horsham, Pa., is one of many towns around the country grappling with potentially harmful chemicals in its water. They're known as PFAS, and they're linked to cancer and other illnesses. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Rourke/AP Horsham, Pa., is one of many towns around the country grappling with potentially harmful chemicals in its…
Years Old Chemicals, New Angst Over Drinking Water

Years Old Chemicals, New Angst Over Drinking Water

Horsham, Pa., is one of many towns around the country grappling with potentially harmful chemicals in its water. They're known as PFAS, and they're linked to cancer and other illnesses. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Rourke/AP Horsham, Pa., is one of many towns around the country grappling with potentially harmful chemicals in its…
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