Everyone knows that water has three phases: solid, liquid and vapor. But we have recently uncovered a fourth phase. This phase occurs next to water-loving (hydrophilic) surfaces. It is surprisingly extensive, projecting out from the surface by up to millions of molecular layers. And, its properties differ markedly from those of bulk water.
Of particular significance is the observation that this fourth phase is charged; and, the water just beyond is oppositely charged, creating a battery that can produce electrical current. We found that light charges this battery. Thus, water can receive and process electromagnetic energy drawn from the environment in much the same way as plants. Absorbed electromagnetic (light) energy can then be exploited for performing work, including electrical and mechanical work. Recent experiments confirm the reality of such energy conversion.
This energy-conversion framework seems rich with implication. Not only does it provide an understanding of how water processes solar and other energies, but also it may provide a foundation for simpler understanding natural phenomena ranging from weather and green energy all the way to issues such as the origin of life, transport, and osmosis.
The talk will present evidence for the existence of this novel phase of water — how come nobody’s seen it before? — and will also consider the potentially broad implications of this phase for health and well-being.
Dr. Gerald Pollack
Date: Dec. 7th, 2019
Venue: Hello Meeting Room in Jinbocho
Address: 10F Shin-surugadai Bldg, 3-10 Ogawacho, Kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Fee: 8,000 Yen / Dinner 5,000 Yen
10:00 Door opens
10:30～10:40 Introduction of Dr. Pollack
10:40～12:10 Part 1: “Fourth Phase of Water”
13:20～14:50 Part 2: “Important Role of Water for health and nature world”
15:10～16:45 Part 3 ”Update of Latest Water science”
16:45～17:15 Questions and Answer
18:00～ Dinner (Additional 5,000 yen)
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