Chris Young writes in Interesting Engineering on a new innovation that could reduce water scarcity.
- A group of researchers from MIT have created a $4 desalination system that can provide enough clean water daily for a family of four.
- The system is solar powered and can be easily deployed throughout the world to address water scarcity.
- The device is still not perfect and the team of scientists have noticed that salt build ups could damage the efficiency of the system.
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