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Every year, on March 22, the United Nations invites all the world's citizens to celebrate water.

Here are some footprint calculators you might find interesting:

Products calculator: from apples to wine, see the water footprint of each: www.waterfootprint.org - sheep's meat looks to have the highest water footprint.

Here's an  extensive water calculator for your home use: wecalc.org, you do need to put in your e-mail address.

  • The production of one kilogram of beef requires 22 thousand litres of water.
  • To produce one cup of coffee we use 140 litres of water.

 

 

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Polar Bear Headstand
 
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researchers at the Baltimore Aquarium discover amazing new data about dolphins and self-recognition with mirrors.
Cycle-Skating
 
The precursor to rolling blading.
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A Finnish politician has converted his American-built El Camino to run on woodgas.
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