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With all the droughts happening across the world, water management has clearly become one of the most urgent challenges for governments and citizens to tackle. According to a recent study by NASA, twenty-one of the world’s 37 largest aquifers have passed their sustainability tipping points, meaning more water was removed than replaced during the decade-long study period. This interactive map by The Washington Post breaks down the situation on those aquifers, and for more details read the related article.