Interesting Facts

Round and Round it Goes!

Water, or hydrologic, cycle describes the pilgrimage of water as water molecules make their way from the Earth’s surface to the atmosphere and back again, in some cases to below the surface. This gigantic system, powered by energy from the Sun, is a continuous exchange of moisture between the oceans, the atmosphere, and the land. (NASA.gov)   

Nuclear Contamination is a Global Problem!

The Guardian has identified 33 serious incidents and accidents at nuclear power stations since the first recorded one in 1952 at Chalk River in Ontario, Canada. (theguardian.com)  Yes, it gets carried through the hydrologic cycle around the globe! 

Water Weight?

Water is of major importance to all living things; in some organisms, up to 90% of their body weight comes from water. Up to 60% of the human adult body is water.  (USGS.gov)

Toxic Shower

You get more exposure to toxins taking a shower than you do drinking the same water.  (Bragg) Yes, toxins absorb through the skin.  Use a shower head filter.

What on Earth?

About 71 percent of the Earth's surface is water-covered, and the oceans hold about 96.5 percent of all Earth's water. (USGS.gov)