Tag: water

Well, well, well. This is the kind of review for the LifeStraw Personal Water Filter that I was waiting for! Here, Vat19 takes the amazing LifeStraw, an life-saving device that can filter out 99.9999% of bacteria out of liquids to allow for drinkable water, and tests it on dirty ponds, toilet water, and even vomit. […]


Helmut Smit has a new art installation called The Real Thing in which he boils a glass bottle of Coca-Cola to yield water vapor which he then collects in a separate beaker as drinking water.

This is called a Mizu Shingen Mochi and it’s special because it looks like a giant drop of water! Moves like one too!

I went to a reservoir in NYS recently. Such a beautiful place. You can check out this map of NYC’s Water Supply Map and also see their current water levels. This video talks about how NYC gets its water from the mountains and why we are the gold standard in urban water delivery systems.