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Stephan Augustin’s simplistic Watercone Water-Collection Device was designed for communities in Africa where residents must travel far to obtain safe drinking water. The cone, made from two basic parts, collects water, which is then purified through the evaporation process. The “good” water collects in the lip, and the dirt collects separately at the bottom, making it easy to pour and drink. Just a few can provide enough water for a family each day.

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