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California: end that drought!

19 April 2014

I have been blogging about this idea for three years!  When we apply vacuum to sea water, and only one metre above the sea surface even ice forms water vapour.  149 more words


Nerd Nite: Water Talks

If you stop to think about it, its pretty amazing that you can walk over to a tap, turn the handle and fill a glass with drinking water. 1,191 more words


Doctoral Defense: Future Desalination Processes and Applications

Next Wednesday, April 23rd 2014, I will present the research I have conducted over the past two and a half years. This presentation, the details of which follow, is open to the general public and I encourage you to attend. 176 more words

Desalination; Water Treament; Reverse Osmosis; Electrodialysis; Forward Osmosis; Fracking; Hydraulic Fracturing; Shale; Brackish; Seawater

New Desalinization Method From Livermore Lab Could Help California Through Drought

ANTIOCH (KPIX 5) — Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Lab have come up with an innovative plan to preserve fresh drinking water during this drought. Scientists have a new way to take the salt out of saltwater. 290 more words


Conservation for Seleucia Show, Part 3

BY BRITTANY DOLPH, Graduate Conservation Intern, UCLA/Getty Conservation Program

It may come as a surprise that sometimes conservators decide to not treat an object, after consulting with archaeologists and curators. 542 more words