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The World's Water

The world's increasing population and development of agricultural land are putting pressure on the Earth's limited freshwater supplies. Find out what's at stake and how you can help.

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Water Currents, by Sandra Postel and Others

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The Future of Food

  • Why Food Matters

    Why Food Matters

    How do we feed nine billion people by 2050, and how do we do so sustainably?

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    Download: Free iPad App

    We've made our magazine's best stories about the future of food available in a free iPad app.

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