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Human Water Cycle: Water, Food & Energy

Date : 02/07/2017

Clip Length : 00:05:45

Scientists and engineers, including Greg Characklis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, are studying the connections between water, food and energy in the human water cycle to develop new, sustainable ways of meeting our water needs. "Human Water Cycle" is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation.

Human Water Cycle: Water, Food & Energy
Human Water Cycle: Wastewater

Date : 02/07/2017

Clip Length : 00:04:56

Wastewater is what gets flushed down the toilet, rinsed down the drain, and produced by places such as factories, workplaces, and homes. Kartik Chandran at Columbia University is changing the perception of wastewater by treating it more efficiently and creating energy from resources found in it. "Human Water Cycle" is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation.

Human Water Cycle: Wastewater
Human Water Cycle: Drinking Water

Date : 02/07/2017

Clip Length : 00:04:55

Safe, clean drinking water is a fundamental human need. Orlando Coronell at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is developing improved membrane technology to purify drinking water more effectively and efficiently. "Human Water Cycle" is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation.

Human Water Cycle: Drinking Water
Human Water Cycle: Agriculture

Date : 02/07/2017

Clip Length : 00:05:12

Soil salinization prevents crops from taking up water and nutrients due to an excess of salt in the soil. Meagan Mauter at Carnegie Mellon University is developing technology to monitor salinity levels to allow farmers to make better watering decisions. "Human Water Cycle" is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation.

Human Water Cycle: Agriculture

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