Himanta Biswa, Sadhguru exchange MoUs as Assam becomes 10th state to join ‘Save Soil Movement’ | India News

Assam signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Isha Outreach today to conserve soil in the state, becoming the 10th Indian state to officially join the Global Movement to Save…

Lunar soil has the potential to generate oxygen and fuel — ScienceDaily

Soil on the moon contains active compounds that can convert carbon dioxide into oxygen and fuels, scientists in China report May 5 in the journal Joule. They are now exploring…

How a soil microbe could rev up artificial photosynthesis — ScienceDaily

Plants rely on a process called carbon fixation — turning carbon dioxide from the air into carbon-rich biomolecules – for their very existence. That’s the whole point of photosynthesis, and…

Green Plate Special: Improving soil on farms also improves health of environment

For those who celebrate, Happy Easter. For those who don’t, let me tell you a more secular story about hope and regeneration. Regenerative agriculture comprises a set of farming practices…

New estimation strategy improves soil carbon sampling in agricultural fields — ScienceDaily

There is much more carbon stored in Earth’s soil than in its atmosphere. A significant portion of this soil carbon is in organic form (carbon bound to carbon), called soil…