Clean Water Out Of Desert Air

Daniela Sherer

From the creator:

A short I directed and animated for NPR's Joe's Big Idea.
MIT's Evelyn Wang and her Berkeley colleague Omar Yaghi decided to try using MOFs to capture water. MOF powders can not only suck up liquid water, they can also absorb water vapor.

Animation and Design: Daniela Sherer
Produced by: Meredith Rizzo, Madeline Sofia, Joe Palca
Narration: Evelyn Wang
Production Assistant: Noah Fortson, Olivia Sun
Supervising Editor: Andrea Kissack