Here's How A Book's Pages Could Literally Save Lives
Researchers are developing a book that both teaches clean water practices and filters dangerous water.By Ryan Biek | August 17, 2015
More than 3 million people around the world die each year from diseases stemming from unsafe water supplies.
One critical factor is lack of knowledge about safe water practices in developing countries. A book being developed that not only instructs, but also filters clean water through its pages could prove transformative.
Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Virginia are working with the organization WATERisLIFE on what they call "The Drinkable Book."