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Some articles on water:

Quicksand
... colloid hydrogel consisting of fine granular material (such as sand or silt), clay, and water ... When water in the sand cannot escape, it creates liquefied soil that loses strength and cannot support weight ... Quicksand can be formed in standing water or in upwards flowing water (as from an artesian spring) ...
Synchronized Swimming - History
... At the turn of the 20th century, synchronized swimming was known as water ballet ... which were equipped with huge on-stage water tanks for the purpose ... experimenting with various diving actions and stunts in the water, Katherine Curtis started one of the first water ballet clubs at the University of Chicago ...
Natural Gas - Safety Concerns - Production
... Subsidence may affect ecosystems, waterways, sewer and water supply systems, foundations, and so on ... out of the shale, oil operators force 1 to 9 million US gallons (34,000 m3) of water mixed with a variety of chemicals through the wellbore casing into the shale ... The high pressure water breaks up or "fracks" the shale, which releases the trapped gas ...
Litre - Definition
... was defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water at 4 °C and 760 millimetres of mercury pressure ... held at Sèvres in France and was intended to be of the same mass as the 1 litre of water referred to above ... Additionally, the mass-volume relationship of water (as with any fluid) depends on temperature, pressure, purity, and isotopic uniformity ...
Water - In Culture - Literature
... Water is used in literature as a symbol of purification ... Sherlock Holmes held that "From a drop of water, a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other." ...

Famous quotes containing the word water:

    All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.
    Toni Morrison (b. 1931)

    But sound of water over a rock
    Where the hermit-thrush sings in the pine trees
    Drip drop drip drop drop drop drop
    But there is no water
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)