Seeking Water from the Sun: A Quest for Clean Water –A Solar Powered Solution – Where are We Now?”

Gallagher Theater, UA Student Union
This special film presentation during Homecoming Weekend will provide a snapshot of the film design, construction and current status of the solar-energy powered desalination prototype featured in the Arizona Public Media special documentary “Seeking Water From the Sun,” which aired on Earth Day, April 22, 2012. The documentary looks at the drama of science and the reality of life on the Navajo Nation, as it explores the trials and tribulations facing scientists designing and building a solar-powered water distillation prototype, the first step of a plan to purify ground water for easier access to the Navajo people and their livestock.

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