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Oct 15, 2015 02:03 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Soil loss could endanger the global food supply Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2015 08:23 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A strategically placed video camera aboard an upper-stage rocket motor captured NASA’s Soil Moisture Active Passive, or SMAP, spacecraft as it scooted off toward an operational orbit 425 miles above the planet. Continue reading →
Jan 30, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Miriam Kramer,
NASA's next Earth-observing satellite is scheduled to launch Saturday (Jan. 31), and it could vastly improve the way scientists monitor droughts around the world.
Jul 19, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The invasive species native to Japan and the Korean peninsula is no friend to forests or gardeners.
Jul 1, 2011 02:45 PM ET // Tim Wall
The year-long process may provide an alternative bioremediation treatment for removing oil.
Oct 17, 2012 08:06 AM ET // Tim Wall
An analysis of 74 studies on the soils in fields under organic or conventional farming practices, found that over time the carbon content in the organic fields had significantly increased.