Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and Google+.
DID YOU KNOW?
Pure water with no exogenous ions in it is a very poor electrical conductor (and even, in fact, functions as an insulator), but because water is such an excellent solvent, it always has impurities in it and these impurities, even in “deionized” water in laboratories, are what creates the electrical conductivity.