News tagged with carbonate

The outsized role of soil microbes

Many complexities of the carbon sequestration process remain poorly understood, despite years of research and the significant impact of this process on global climate.

dateAug 29, 2017 in Environment
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New NASA insights into the secret lives of plants

From rainforests to croplands, boreal forests to mangroves, NASA will take a new look at terrestrial vegetation across our living planet over the next two years with several unique instruments in space. The missions will ...

dateNov 20, 2017 in Environment
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Unraveling the ocean's secrets

In the absence of carbon, life on Earth cannot exist. Yet much of how this fundamental element circulates throughout the planet's oceans remains a scientific mystery.

dateSep 07, 2017 in Earth Sciences
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