21 Juli 2014

Are ants the answer to CO2 sequestration?

A 25-year-long study published in GEOLOGY on 14 July provides the first quantitative measurement of in situ calcium-magnesium silicate mineral dissolution by ants, termites, tree roots, and bare ground

This study reveals that ants are one of the most powerful biological agents of mineral decay yet observed. It may…

Full text: http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/life-sciences/are-ants-the-answer-to-co2-sequestration.html


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