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Weird Water News – December 9, 2016

Posted on December 9th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! This teen made the mistake of thinking her pet fish had died. Once she pressed the handle to flush it down the toilet, it came back to life! Is it wrong to sponsor a raffle to get ugly fish out of the water? The companies, Game & Fish and Trout Unlimited are testing the waters to see just how fast these fish can be gone. This model gets the shock of her life when she realizes she stood right by a tiger shark! Ever wonder what the collision on the Titanic would have felt like? A life-size replica

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Weird Water News – December 2, 2016

Posted on December 2nd, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! May he was taking in the sights? A humpback whale was found swimming up and down the Hudson River from the Statue of Liberty to the George Washington Bridge! Strange creatures in CA – Thousands of mysterious “jelly-like” creatures washed up on the shore of Huntington Beach, CA. Move over water parks! Beppu, Japan is developing a spa-musement park where visitors can enjoy amusement rides that allow riders to soak in water from hot springs! Catching a ride! A friendly otter joined a couple’s birthday celebration by hopping into one of their kayaks and making itself at home.

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Weird Water News – November 18

Posted on November 18th, 2016 by
Weird Water News - November 18, 2016

The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! Maybe she was on a vacation? A rare tropical sea turtle was found on a beach on the Menai Strait in the UK, over 5,000 miles from her natural habitat! Keeping warm with water bottles! Hundreds of kids in the Quad Cities of Iowa will stay warm this winter with donated fleece coats that were made from plastic water bottles. Shame! Shame! In a new TV commercial, a man is hounded through the streets after buying plastic water bottles, mimicking Game of Thrones Cersei Lannister’s march through Kings Landing. Just a quick dip to cool off – A

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Weird Water News – November 11

Posted on November 11th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! Ahoy! A five-man diver team located the J.S. Seaverns freighter at the bottom of Lake Superior, 132 years after it sank in 1884. Speaking of things found underwater… A diver off the coast of British Columbia, Canada stumbled upon a Mark IV nuclear bomb from the 1950s while hunting for sea cucumbers. Aren’t they supposed to swim upstream? Terrence J. Allison filmed salmon as they crossed a slightly flooded street as they made their way upstream to spawn. Cannonballs of snow?! A huge collection of giant snowballs the size of basketballs have been found on the Artic coast

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Weird Water News – November 4

Posted on November 4th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! Congrats to the Chicago Cubs! After ending a 108-year wait for a World Series Title, Chicago will celebrate the Cubs win by dying the Chicago River blue! Electricity and Water!? Zero Mass Water has invented a solar panel system called Source that turns water vapor into drinkable water while turning sunlight into usable energy. Drinking from sand? The Australian thorny devil lizard is able to drink water from the sand of the Australian desert by absorbing it through its skin. Maybe Loch Ness monster is on vacation? Bureau of Land Management employee Craig McCaa filmed a 15 ft

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Shopping is a Workout – And Shoppers Need to Stay Hydrated!

Posted on November 2nd, 2016 by
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Did you know an average sized woman will burn 75 calories per hour while shopping?! That’s the same amount a person would burn going for a leisurely bike ride, or gardening for 15 minutes – activities that make a person thirsty. Retail patrons are no different – they get thirsty while shopping. Keep them hydrated and in your store by offering fresh, filtered cold water, refreshing sparkling water, or energizing coffee! Quench offers the broadest product line and advanced purification technologies to meet the needs of all retail stores from small boutiques to large big-box stores. Don’t forget your employees! Keep your employees happy, healthy, and hydrated by adding a durable water and ice dispenser in the break room or

Weird Water News – October 28

Posted on October 28th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the previous week’s top 5 weirdest water-related news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! Never leave the house without drinking water! Kickstarter has a new purse, The Conway, which is both a purse and a reusable water bottle! Call The Police – there is a message in a bottle! A New Hampshire man threw a message in a bottle into the ocean for his wife and 50 years later the bottle has been found in the Caribbean! Snow, rain, heat, or gloom of night is fine, but rocks… the mail may be delayed – The U.S. Mail Boat Sophie C is the oldest floating U.S. post office ran aground in Lake

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Weird Water News – October 21

Posted on October 21st, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! Cannonball! Daredevil who goes by 8Booth made a heart-stopping 129-foot leap from the roof of a building into Newport Harbor in California, barely missing the dock. There is an app for everything – Iftak Hussain has developed an app that can detect bacterial diseases and contaminants in lakes and other surface bodies of water. Pass the butter! Bermuda fishermen, Matthew Jones and Tristan Loescher, caught a 14 lb. lobster “Sea Monster” in the days after Hurricane Nicole. The man needed his coffee – “Starbucks Uncle” wasn’t going to let heavy rains and local flooding interrupt his daily routine

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Weird Water News – October 14

Posted on October 14th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water news stories. Come back each Friday for the latest stories! So basic! Girlfriend Collective out of Seattle, WA has just launched your new favorite black leggings that are made from recycled water bottles! Speaking of reusing plastic water bottles… Robert Bezeau is building Plastic Bottle Village in Panama entirely out of plastic water bottles! Does he play HORSE? A talented polar bear at the Milwaukee Zoo surprised onlookers with his basketball skills! Maybe he was looking for a relaxing tub? Bob Bramley of Oakhurst, CA caught a black bear taking a bath in his backyard Koi pond! Call Guinness World Records! Researchers with the University of California Santa

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Weird Water News – October 7

Posted on October 7th, 2016 by
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The Quench Weird Water News recaps the week’s top 5 weirdest water news stories. Come back each week for the latest stories! Don’t forget the milk and bread! Tensions were high when two women tried to buy a case of water to prepare for Hurricane Matthew – they ended up fighting over the last case of water! The most high-tech water bottle ever! The Ecomo water bottle, which launched on Kickstarter this week – can test for contaminants like bacteria, fertilizers, and heavy metals as well as filter them! Can you “Race into Winter” if there is no snow? A drought in New Hampshire forced organizers for the “Race into Winter” snowmobile and watercross competition to truck in 20,000 gallons

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