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Shrinking glaciers won't affect South Asia water availability: study

Glacier systems that feed two key rivers in South Asia will badly retreat this century, but demands for water are still likely to be met.

Shrinking glaciers won't affect South Asia water availability: study
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70 percent of water supply networks worn out in Kazakhstan

The tear and wear of the water supply networks in Kazakhstan has reached 70 percent, which is the main cause of the blowouts here and there.

70 percent of water supply networks worn out in Kazakhstan
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Time to train for world's first fleet of marine drones

An odd underwater ballet has been unfolding in the Mediterranean port of Toulon these past few days.

Time to train for world's first fleet of marine drones
Major China coal plant drains lake, wells: Greenpeace
Major China coal plant drains lake, wells: Greenpeace

A major Chinese state-owned coal producer has caused "drastic drops" in groundwater near one of its projects.

Major China coal plant drains lake, wells: Greenpeace
The Ural River. Tengrinews.kz file photo
Kazakhstan suggests refilling Ural river from Volga waters

Kazakhstan Environmental Protection Ministry has suggested to refill the Ural river with Volga waters

Kazakhstan suggests refilling Ural river from Volga waters
New technique finetunes quest for life on other worlds
New technique finetunes quest for life on other worlds

European astronomers said on Friday they had devised a technique to detect water in the atmosphere of planets orbiting other stars.

New technique finetunes quest for life on other worlds
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15 million young carps released in dam lake near Astana

Around 15 million of young carps have been released in Vyacheslav dam lake in Akmola oblast.

15 million young carps released in dam lake near Astana
Environmentalists warn of Nicaragua canal disaster
Environmentalists warn of Nicaragua canal disaster

A proposed Nicaraguan waterway rivaling the Panama Canal would cause an environmental disaster threatening drinking water supplies and fragile ecosystems.

Environmentalists warn of Nicaragua canal disaster
Egypt warns 'all options open' on Ethiopia dam
Egypt warns 'all options open' on Ethiopia dam

Egypt will demand that Ethiopia stop construction of a Nile river dam and warned "all options are open" if it harms its water supply.

Egypt warns 'all options open' on Ethiopia dam
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Bridge washed out by rainwater in East Kazakhstan

Keldymurat river level in Keldymurat village increased after heavy rains and the bridge failed to stand again the masses of water.

Bridge washed out by rainwater in East Kazakhstan
Shrinking glaciers behind a third of sea-level rise: study
Shrinking glaciers behind a third of sea-level rise: study

Water from the world's shrinking glaciers was responsible for almost a third of the rise in sea levels between 2003 and 2009.

Shrinking glaciers behind a third of sea-level rise: study
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Sharks dive by the moon: study

The moon and water temperature affect the diving behaviour of sharks, researchers reported Tuesday, in a discovery that could help prevent fishermen from catching the marine predators inadvertently.

Sharks dive by the moon: study
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Water deficit may triple in Kazakhstan by 2050

If we don’t act, water supplies will be three times lower than the demand in Kazakhstan by 2050: Kazakhstan Environment Minister Kapparov.

Water deficit may triple in Kazakhstan by 2050
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of primeminister.kz
Idrissov calls Asian states to cooperate in energy security

Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Yerlan Udrissov called Asian countries to cooperate in water management, food and energy security.

Idrissov calls Asian states to cooperate in energy security
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Plague of pigs in Shanghai river

More than 1,000 dead pigs have been found floating in Shanghai's main waterway, the Chinese city's government said Monday, as residents expressed fears over possible drinking water contamination.

Plague of pigs in Shanghai river
The unit for water desalting. Photo courtesy of Boris Pilat
Kazakhstan scientists invent space water cleaning system

Kazakhstan scientists have invented a system for cleaning water from contaminants and salts in space.

Kazakhstan scientists invent space water cleaning system
Satellite picture of Balkhash lake. Photo courtesy of NASA
Balkhash lake might shrink to 10% of its size

Balkhash lake may lose up to 86 percent of its water reserves by 2045, which will mean a huge environmental disaster for Kazakhstan.

Balkhash lake might shrink to 10% of its size
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Residents of Amaty's central streets left without cold water

Residents of Almaty section located between Kazybek bi – Zhibek zholy and Furmanov-Abylai khan streets have been left without cold water because of a pipeline break.

Residents of Amaty's central streets left without cold water
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Hot water flooded private sector in Petropavlovsk

A private sector has been flooded with hot water gushing from a breakage in an old heating pipeline in Petropavlovsk, in north Kazakhstan.

Hot water flooded private sector in Petropavlovsk
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Effective and cheap water filter invented in Kazakhstan

Scientists of the engineering laboratory of the Eurasian National University in Astana invented an effective, cheap and simple water filter.

Effective and cheap water filter invented in Kazakhstan