In the final Climate Win of 2021, we highlight this year’s coolest developments in the expansive fight against climate change that you may not have heard about – these are all quite unique. Each has massive potential, brought forth by inspired minds not afraid to think beyond what’s been done before. Let’s get into it.
Aquastor prevents fertile land from becoming desert
The first noteworthy Climate Win is a tool in the fight against desertification (the process of fertile land becoming arid desert). This happens due to reduced precipitation, overuse of soil, deforestation, and other causes. A graduate student at the Parsons School of Design in New York developed a biodegradable tool to that could make a huge difference.