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The Fight for California’s Fresh Water: America’s Water Crisis (Part 3/3)

EMERSON ROSENTHAL: The most important thing to know about fresh water in California is that there just isn’t enough. The second thing you quickly find out is that the state’s no stranger to full-on water wars. Basically, whoever controls the water in California controls the future. Currently the dominant player in the state’s big agriculture is Paramount Farms, which is…

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Desert Drifters: Illegal Street Drifting in Saudi Arabia

Desert Drifters: Illegal Street Drifting in Saudi Arabia

Drifting. It’s the controlled blocking of the wheels at high speeds. The car swerves, swiveling from one side to the other. And that’s the kick right there. It’s about maintaining control of your car at all times. They’re hazardous moves on public streets and have become one of the most popular hobbies among young Saudis. At the same time a…

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