This is a blog about everything in the world of geology from minerals and fossils to groundwater and nuclear waste disposal. I will be addressing the basic principles of geology and new, cutting edge research in an attempt to bring a wide spectrum of geological knowledge into the public eye. Understanding the geological processes that shape the Earth has allowed me to appreciate it more fully and I hope this blog can do the same for you.
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A new and very interesting study just came out in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) the other day titled “Long-term fate of nitrate fertilizer in agricultural soils”. This paper addresses some very interesting and extremely important questions using isotopic geochemical tools. The question central to this paper is what happens [...]
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