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In August 2019, the Arizona Municipal Water Users Association built a 16-foot pyramid of jugs in its main entrance in Phoenix. The goal was to show residents of this desert region how much water they each use a day — 120 gallons — and to encourage conservation.
BANGKOK (Bloomberg): Panic buying at supermarkets and hoarding have raised fears over food supplies, and governments for their part are acutely aware that keeping everyone fed at affordable prices is crucial for political stability.
Scientists have been saying for years that deforestation will unleash infectious diseases onto human populations.
HO CHI MINH (Vietnam/News/ANN): The Mekong Delta provinces of Kiên Giang and Long An have asked the Government to reconsider its temporary ban on rice exports, saying it would discourage farmers from growing the autumn-winter crop this year.
Pearl Jam breaks its longest album drought with the release of 'Gigaton' – the band's first studio effort since 2013’s Lightning Bolt. And it’s hardly a tired spinoff.
PETALING JAYA: Diver Leong Mun Yee’s dream of becoming the first Malaysian athlete to compete in five Olympics is back on track.
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - A young cougar surprised residents of a central neighbourhood of the Chilean capital Santiago early on Tuesday as it padded through streets that were almost deserted amid a widespread shutdown to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's cabinet approved on Tuesday a package of stimulus measures worth at least 117 billion baht ($3.56 billion) to try and mitigate the impact of the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than 800 people in the country.
While the prospect of free electricity is tempting, unfamiliarity with the technology could make homeowners hesitant to invest in solar panels, especially as they are pricey.