9 episodes

How does a scientist who studies water by day sleep at night? Not well. As drought and flooding get more extreme, the head of the Global Institute for Water Security is looking for answers from around the world. Join host Jay Famiglietti as he and his colleagues meet people tackling our world’s water woes. Presented by the GIWS at the University of Saskatchewan and produced by The Walrus Lab.

Let's Talk About Water The Walrus Lab

    • Earth Sciences

How does a scientist who studies water by day sleep at night? Not well. As drought and flooding get more extreme, the head of the Global Institute for Water Security is looking for answers from around the world. Join host Jay Famiglietti as he and his colleagues meet people tackling our world’s water woes. Presented by the GIWS at the University of Saskatchewan and produced by The Walrus Lab.

    Pained communities, dry wells in Arizona: Ian James Part 2

    Pained communities, dry wells in Arizona: Ian James Part 2

    Environmental reporter Ian James on his series "Arizona's Next Water Crisis"

    • 23 min
    Big Bottled Water Battle: Ian James Part 1

    Big Bottled Water Battle: Ian James Part 1

    Arizona Republic environmental reporter Ian James talks Nestle, and travelling the world to chronicle farming conflict

    • 22 min
    Zoning in on water shortages in California

    Zoning in on water shortages in California

    Jay talks about that one time he almost got fired from NASA, guest Newsha Ajama, Stanford's Water in the West ponder what made people start using less water in California.

    • 30 min
    Big bad Texas storms and more

    Big bad Texas storms and more

    Guest Bridget Scanlon live recording

    • 20 min
    Water, peace and the Middle East: Part 2

    Water, peace and the Middle East: Part 2

    Guest Gidon Bromberg of EcoPeace Middle East

    • 28 min
    Water, peace and the Middle East: Part 1

    Water, peace and the Middle East: Part 1

    Guest Gidon Bromberg of EcoPeace Middle East

    • 26 min

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