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Science on Tap by Bruce Hungate

Bruce Hungate, Ecoss Director, Regents’ Professor, and McAllister Chair in Community, Culture, and Environment is presenting in Science on Tap on ‘Climate Change and Culture on the Colorado Plateau‘.  How will climate change affect our region? How can we respond? Explore the science of climate change, its relationship to society Read more…

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Biochar boosts tropical but not temperate crop yields

Biochar, a fine-grained carbon residue of charred plant material, has recently been promoted as a universal amendment to soil to improve moisture and nutrient content with the expectation of higher agricultural yields, fostering the rise of a large global biochar industry.  In the original context of “terra preta,” the rich Read more…