October 31, 2013
Can We Just 'Vacuum' China's Smog Away?
Amar Toor, The Verge
The Associated Press
Last week, Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde unveiled a new "electronic vacuum" capable of purifying air by magnetically pulling smog particles to the ground. The idea, he says, is to eventually deploy the device at public parks across Beijing, carving oases of clean air and sunshine out of the country’s smog-plagued metropolises.
TAGGED: Pollution, Air Pollution, Smog, China