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The Drought is So Bad in California that the Governor Just Did Something that’s Never Been Done Before

Prepare for a possible food crisis. For the first time in history the state of California is underneath mandatory water restrictions. Citing record level drought, the Governor of California has ordered that everyone living in the state must now comply with regulations on water usage for all kinds of household activities.

The Reason Why Brazil’s Water Crisis Should Frighten Every American

You would think in a civilized world you’d have access to clean water whenever, wherever. As residents in São Paulo, Brazil have recently discovered, this is not always the case. Despite being in one of the world’s largest fresh water zones, residents in the city of 11.32 million have found themselves struggling to properly hydrate …