DISEASE AND MALNUTRITION IN TRIBAL VILLAGES BECAUSE OF WATER ISSUES

Health and sanitation. Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Children are especially vulnerable, as their bodies aren’t strong enough to fight diarrhea, dysentery and other illnesses. 90% of the 30,000 deaths that occur every week from unsafe water and unhygienic […]

PLANT SEEDS USED TO PURIFY WATER FOR DRINKING

MORINGA TREE SEEDS USED TO PURIFY WATER IN THE 3RD WORLD COUNTRIES “In the developing world, more than 1 billion people cannot get clean drinking water… The United Nations says that dirty water causes 80 percent of diseases in the developing world, and kills 10 million people annually.” Those sobering lines are from the United […]

WATER HARVESTED FROM FOG IN HIGH ALTITUDE AREAS CAN BE QUITE A VOLUME

Namib Beetle inspires new ‘fog harvesting’ research By Ben Coxworth 21:55 April 26, 2011 For years, people living in high-altitude or coastal arid countries have been collecting drinking water by harvesting fog. More specifically, they’ve mounted pieces of fine netting over top of containers, left the setup overnight, then collected the fog droplets that got […]