31 May '15, 10pm

Good Air and Brown Water: Buenos Aires, the largest city in Argentina, sits near the outflow of the second lar...

This photograph was taken as astronauts on the International Space Station flew over the delta and green swamps of the Paraná River on the Atlantic coast of Argentina. The Paraná, South America’s second largest river after the Amazon, pours muddy water into a wide estuary known as the Plata River. The gray mass of Argentina’s capital city, Buenos Aires (metro population of 12.7 million in 2010), is less prominent when viewed from space, although astronauts quickly attune their eyes to the subtle signature of cityscapes. Numerous small farm plots on red soils surround the delta and city. The muddy, brown Paraná originates in the Andes Mountains. The river mirrors the Amazon, which is also turbid and arises in the Andes. In this image, tidal backwash transports muddy water a short distance upstream into the smaller Uruguay River. Click here for more detailed images of the ci...

Full article: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=85950&s...

Tweets

Good Air and Brown Water

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 31 May '15, 10pm

This photograph was taken as astronauts on the International Space Station flew over the delta and green swamps of the Par...

Good Air and Brown Water #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 01 Jun '15, 2pm

This photograph was taken as astronauts on the International Space Station flew over the delta and green swamps of the Par...

50 Shades of Gray Water Reuse

50 Shades of Gray Water Reuse

hackaday.com 30 May '15, 2pm

The system is very simple and can be easily made for almost any bathroom. By making a zig-zag of PVC pipe underneath the s...

MT @ZaneJobe: Gooseneck on the Colorado River. ...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 01 Jun '15, 5pm

Meanders and oxbows are usually associated with gently flowing rivers passing over soft soil on broad floodplains, much li...

ガーッ!という声が聞こえそうな1枚。空母カール・ヴィンソンから発艦した、F/A-18Eスーパーホーネット→ 機体のサメ顔ペイントが吠えているように見えますね。

ガーッ!という声が聞こえそうな1枚。空母カール・ヴィンソンから発艦した、F/A-18Eスーパー...

navy.mil 09 Jun '15, 6am

PACIFIC OCEAN (May 31, 2015) An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 launche...

AECB Water Blog Number 6 for June can be read h...

aecb.net 01 Jun '15, 2pm

I have been doing a lot of this in Wales recently – saving water for the non-Welsh speakers reading this blog – as part of...

6 Reasons Water is the Best Drink for your Children: Water comprises an estimated 65% of the human body. This

6 Reasons Water is the Best Drink for your Chil...

weelicious.com 01 Jun '15, 3pm

Water comprises an estimated 65% of the human body. This percentage is even higher among babies and small children. When y...

Worried about your water? Check these out:

inhabitat.com 30 May '15, 8pm

In Bangladesh all over the rural areas people use tube well for their safe drinking water. They drink direct tube well wat...

15 simple water conservation tips for both outside and inside your home:

15 simple water conservation tips for both outs...

seventhgeneration.com 24 May '15, 12pm

After a long winter here in New England, we are grateful for any weather that doesn’t require a spacesuit and a shovel. Bu...

Mini Brown Chevron Tote Bag! via @Etsy #shopping #fashion #eco #bags #totes #chevron #handmade

Mini Brown Chevron Tote Bag! via @Etsy #shoppin...

etsy.com 30 May '15, 5pm

This small chevron handbag is made from left over fabric scraps. Why add to landfill when there's a sweet little bag just ...

Itemizing Water Consumption At Home

hackaday.com 29 May '15, 2pm

For a while now [Florian] has wanted to itemize his water usage at home to keep better track of where his water bill is co...

New blogpost:- How To Select A Good Instructor - #scuba #diving #Malaysia #guide

New blogpost:- How To Select A Good Instructor ...

pitch.pummkin.net 30 May '15, 4pm

Dear divers, I’m putting this together for the benefit of the many who had asked me ‘how would I know if someone is a good...

#Tech Water Spray Melts Snow, Cools Hot Panels at Solar Plant

#Tech Water Spray Melts Snow, Cools Hot Panels ...

techon.nikkeibp.co.jp 30 May '15, 3pm

Fig. 1: Rendering of the "Jinzugawa Water Treatment Solar Power Plant" (source: Toyama Prefectural Government Enterprise B...

The McConaghy Trimaran Is Like a Beach House on...

robbreport.com 29 May '15, 7am

The Tri60 is a recent concept from the drawing boards of Australia’s McConaghy Boats and BMT Asia Pacific. The Tri60 follo...