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Water, water everywhere?

Could a famously rainy country like the UK really run low on water? Through a combination of climate change and population growth—it might.
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Children in India Climb 40 Foot Well During Water Shortage

See what these young girls have to go through just to collect some water and how it's endangering their lives. 
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See an Ancient Wonder of China that Transforms a River

Watch the Water Releasing Festival which honours a genius whose engineering legacy remains after more than two thousand years. 
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World Water Day

Discover amazing facts about water including how long it takes for a rain drop to reach the ground and where in the world you will find the largest river. 

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