FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | July 08, 2019
Can we make ocean water drinkable - and should we? (video)
WASHINGTON, July 8, 2019 — We need water to survive –– and Earth is covered in it! Unfortunately, almost all of that water is salty. In this week’s episode of Reactions, find out why getting fresh water from ocean water is a lot trickier than you might imagine: https://youtu.be/q16qpo99JEE.
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