Desalination plants could help bring peace to the Middle East

With the largest reverse-osmosis desalination plant in the world, Israel is now the only country in the Middle East to have a water surplus, says Ensia. But if other countries take Israel’s cue, all that extra water could mean less fighting. Policy experts believe that drought is pushing political unrest in the Middle East, and certainly in Syria, where… » Read More

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