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Restoring Global Soil Quality Is One Of The Best Things We Can Do For Climate Change

“Improving soil” doesn’t have quite the same ring as, say, pumping sulphur into the air to block out the sun. Yet soil is known to be highly …

Coastal erosion in Taranaki leaves residents fearing for their homes

Urenui beach is just one of the spots in Taranaki that have been affected by coastal erosion.<p><i>Taranaki's coastline is under constant attack from the</i> …

What’s the “element” of surprise behind these 10 minerals?

Humans have been mining for thousands of years. I think my first understanding of mining goes back to watching the first Disney film, “Snow White”. …

The struggle to trace conflict minerals

A smartphone, a lightbulb, an underwire bra and a pair of earrings: These everyday items contain materials that human rights groups say help fuel one …

Before-and-after pictures show how climate change is destroying the Earth

In late September, the British government pledged £5.8 billion ($8.8 billion) to tackle the problem in developing countries, and many other governments worldwide are also pouring money into solving the problem.<p>A steadily-warming planet affects the environment in different ways.<p>Rising global …

What Is Sand?

Sand is a loose granular material blanketing the beaches, riverbeds and deserts of the world.<p>Composed of different materials that vary depending on …

Translocated iron rich #plinthite spheroids moved to the E/v horizon by root movement of a falling tree. #Mendocino #soiloftheday

Igneous rock

<b>Igneous rock</b> (derived from the Latin word <i>ignis</i> meaning fire), or <b>magmatic rock</b>, is one of the three main rock types, the others being sedimentary and …