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November 19, 2020 | Water, Health & Development
What goes down the toilet is worth a lot, according to Stanford researchers exploring the economic, environmental and health uses of human waste.
November 12, 2020
Stanford postdoctoral scholar Laura Kwong rethinks public health interventions for diarrheal disease by looking at life through a child’s eyes.
October 19, 2020 | Orlando Sentinel
Postdoctoral Researcher Marlene Wolfe discusses research using wastewater to track COVID-19 in a community.
July 29, 2020
PhD student Anna Kogler outlines research in Dakar, Senegal converting fecal waste to disinfectants and fertilizers.
July 7, 2020 | Stanford Engineering
Chemical engineer Will Tarpeh says it could help alleviate a multitude of global challenges — from environmental sustainability to hunger.
June 24, 2020

An NGO and local governments grapple with the long-term implications of meeting emergency water supply needs during COVID-19.

June 23, 2020 | ABC7 News
ABC7 News highlights desalination research at Stanford as a tool for combatting a potential mega-drought in the western U.S.
June 1, 2020
Stanford researchers design a more efficient and affordable desalination process.
May 5, 2020 | The Rachel Maddow Show

Ali Boehm discusses tracking coronavirus on The Rachel Maddow Show (40:50 mark.)