How far we've come
Despite the growing popularity of smartphones and tablets, your laptop is likely your most relied-upon tool for work and play. But while it seems like they've been around forever, laptops didn't become more popular than stationary desktops until the early 2000s. And they sure have come a long way since then. Just for fun, here's a look at a typical laptop a decade ago compared to what you're toting around today.
Water-well drillers in California's Central Valley are working 24 hours a day to keep up with growing water demands amid the state's worst drought on r... More Water-well drillers in California's Central Valley are working 24 hours a day to keep up with growing water demands amid the state's worst drought on record. As irrigation wells dry up, farmers call for help from the drillers, but how much longer will they be able to find new water sources in the ground? Read more about the new rush for underground water, and its effects: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/08/140815-central-valley-california-drilling-boom-groundwater-drought-wells/
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