Should NASA Bring Back Water From Space?

I get this question a lot, so let’s put it to bed once and for all. First off, there is no water in space. There are theories of water in space, but NASA has never experienced even a drop of it. Understand, there is plenty of Hydrogen and Oxygen that can and does combine to form water and ice, but there is no appreciable water in space. There are no…

Water – If You Pour It, They will Come!

Water is the origin of life! How many times have you heard that? Countless, no doubt. Science students learn very early on how there can be no life without water. How true is this? Just ask NASA. Their frantic search for life on other planets centers on first finding evidence of water. But do we really understand how powerful and important water really is? Do you? I don’t think so, I…

Is Rainwater Healthy To Drink?

One cannot answer really not answer this question because no two rainwater samples will ever be the same. In fact, if we collect multiple samples of rainwater at the same location, just over a broad time span, the samples will all be different. Water is the universal solvent, so rain will in fact absorb contaminants from the atmosphere as it falls. If the contaminants are harmful, then the rain may…