Iran’s Underground ‘Qanat’ Channels Are Ingenious Ancient Solutions for Sourcing Water; Loukia Papadopoulos; Interesting Engineering

The Persian qanats added to Unesco’s World Heritage list two years ago, consist of an ancient system of water sourcing underground tunnels. The 3,000-year-old ingenious channels still provide a reliable supply of water for some of Iran’s most arid regions…

Source: Iran’s Underground ‘Qanat’ Channels Are Ingenious Ancient Solutions for Sourcing Water

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