Enviro Team builds water treatment system — to Ed Sheeran
The Cal Enviromental Team, BEARuption, has been hard at work designing an innovative, practical, robust water treatment for use on synthetic wastewater modeled after water in a polluted, stagnant irrigation canal following a volcanic eruption.
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Device pulls water from dry air, powered only by the sun
Imagine a future in which every home has an appliance that pulls all the water the household needs out of the air, even in dry or desert climates, using only the power of the sun.
Spotlights
Holly Doremus
Doremus elected fellow of AAAS

Berkeley Water Center affilite Holly Doremus has been elected as afellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, joining more than 220 others on campus who have been honored for their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.

David Ackerly
Sonoma County’s forests face uncertain future

Collaborative research from UC Berkeley's David Ackerly and Pepperwood Reserve in Sonoma County on climate, drought and forests will help shape the future of forest fire fighting.

Alasdair Cohen
Improving Home Water Treatment in Rural China

Doctoral student Alasdair Cohen collaborates with government health researchers to better understand water treatment methods in rural China, leading to formal research collaboration between UC Berkeley and the CDC-China.