Welcome all time travelers! You have reached the launch pad of the Aqua Venturer© Time Machine. The Aqua Venturer© is an interactive global timeline of water and wastewater past, present, and future. Learn the story of water, its treatment and use throughout history, and its importance to life on Earth. At the click of a mouse, you can browse through more than 10,000 years of history with interesting anecdotes, colorful photos, video clips, and music. Water is our most precious resource. Aqua Venturer© shows us how water and wastewater treatment have helped us preserve this resource throughout history and allowed for the growth of civilizations around the globe. It also gives a glimpse of the vital role of water in our future.