X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Source of Water Turns Flood Water into Potable Water

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

Floods are becoming more and more common these days. Probably because people are still cutting down trees like no tomorrow and throwing their trash everywhere (which clogs up all the overtaxed drainage systems.)

Source of WaterIt’s ironic, but what usually happens during extreme floods are water shortages all over the place. Not of floodwater (obviously), but of clean drinking water.

So designer Wang Can came up with the Source of Water concept. Basically it’s a tube filter that’s meant to be thrown right into the water that has accumulated outside. The water surrounding the canister exerts pressure on the tube, pushing the waters inside and through the filters, purifying it in the process.

Source of Water

Just think of all the lives that can be saved with Can’s concept – if it works to actually purify the dirty flood waters, that is.

[via Yanko Design]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Adam Richman vs. Hot Wings

Adam Richman vs. Hot Wings

Hydraulic Cardboard Claw Machine

Hydraulic Cardboard Claw Machine

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: The Korean European Hatchback

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: The Korean European Hatchback

Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition Pays Tribute to Le Mans Winner

Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition Pays Tribute to Le Mans Winner