Science news articles about 'drop in the bucket'
... for primary education, and transition more youth into the workforce, it's a drop in the bucket compared to the number of people we'll need when the baby boomers eventually retire," she ...
A new technique is being developed to detect water in the protoplanetary disks of other solar systems. If successful, it would help in our understanding of how habitable planets form.
Procter & Gamble is calling attention to the use of Dawn, its dishwashing detergent, to clean oil-soaked birds in the gulf. While some see this as simply a marketing opportunity, others describe it ...
Decade-long Census of Marine Life leaves plenty to discover
The Mississippi River floods are just drops in the bucket compared to known "megafloods" of the past two million years, experts say.
A type of crowdfunding in which investors can recover their principal is helping to fund solar power projects in Africa and Asia.
In Carlsbad, the nation's largest desalination facility will require lots of energy — and money. It is expected to provide no more than a tenth of San Diego County ratepayers' overall water supply. ...
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