This is a guest post by David Suzuki.
How long can you go without water? You could probably survive a few weeks without water for cooking. If you stopped washing, the threat to your life might only come from people who can’t stand the smell. But most people won’t live for more than three days without water to drink. It makes sense: our bodies are about 65 per cent water.
According to the United Nations, about 750 million people lack access to safe water — that’s one in nine! One child dies...read more