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August 20, 2021 | Program on Water, Health & Development

Researchers are focusing on ways to make water supplies more resilient and sustainable through better infrastructure, treatment and management....

March 22, 2021 | Program on Water, Health & Development

Stanford researchers are revealing water’s many - and sometimes surprising - benefits.

January 21, 2021
Using data gathered over 48 hours or less, Stanford engineers develop a new predictive technique for forecasting coastal water quality.
January 14, 2021
Stanford researchers find installing piped water near homes promotes gender equality and improves well-being in rural Zambia.
January 14, 2021
Engineers invent device that requires no electricity or moving parts, lets users collect water as they usually do
December 7, 2020
A new wastewater testing method better detects infection patterns of COVID-19 in communities and takes crucial step toward informing a public health...
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.
November 12, 2020 | Stanford Engineering
Will Tarpeh talks his "pipe dream" developing water treatment that extracts chemicals in wastewater at the local scale in a podcast.