Water

Here's how water can be pulled out of thin air by using gel

The new gel film could help people in drylands access clean drinking water. Image: Unsplash/ mrjn Photography

Nat Levy

Lead Writer, University of Texas' Cockrell School of Engineering

Share:

Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Water is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

Water

Discover

What is the Forum doing to address the global water challenge?

Have you read?

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

WaterSDG 06: Clean Water and SanitationSDG 14: Life Below Water

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Why we need to fix the world's freshwater algae problem
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum