Water: Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization

WED, MAR 31, 2010 (1:03:46)

Veteran journalist Steven Solomon addresses the crisis of global freshwater. In writing a book on the subject, Solomon discovered access to freshwater is trickling away in many communities.

Everything hinges on water; it is essential to life and to civilization. Will there be enough fresh water for 9 billion of us by 2050?

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