Desalination system gains spotlight on CNN for World Water Day
Mar 22, 2024

Currently, one of humanity’s most pressing challenges is water scarcity, with 2.2 billion people lacking access to safe drinking water. On World Water Day, Lenan Zhang and Yang Zhong engaged in a conversation with CNN’s chief climate correspondent Bill Weir on how climate change is impacting fresh water supply globally and how MIT’s pioneering desalination system could potentially revolutionize the existing water infrastructure, addressing critical issues of water scarcity and climate change.

Check out the CNN video clip, and read more on MIT News and the paper here for more details