An Indian American student Chaitanya Karamchedu has found a new method to convert salt water into fresh water.
The senior at Jesuit High School Senior in Portland, has managed to do all this from his classroom.
Karamchedu feels that 1 in 8 people don’t have access to clean water but will get access after using his high school lab experiment.
Speaking to media, he said, “It’s a crying issue that needs to be addressed. The best access for water is the sea, so 70% of the planet is covered in water and almost all of that is the ocean, but the problem is that’s salt water. Scientists looked at desalination, but it’s all still inaccessible to places and it would cost too much to implement on a large scale.”
This idea will certainly help creating effective ways for those who have been unable to get drinking water but will get help from the ocean …