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How Does Mother Nature Tackle the Tough Triple Bond Found in Nitrogen?03.21.19Science Highlight

How Does Mother Nature Tackle the Tough Triple Bond Found in Nitrogen?

Researchers demystify how the nitrogenase enzyme breaks bonds to learn a better way to make ammonia. Read More »

Some Bacteria Make a Big Difference in Dryland Wheat Farming 03.21.19Science Highlight

Some Bacteria Make a Big Difference in Dryland Wheat Farming

Even a single species of bacteria can positively affect soils and plants, improving and even enabling agriculture in semi-arid areas. Read More »

Sampling Guts of Live Moose to Understand How They Break Down Biomass03.14.19Science Highlight

Sampling Guts of Live Moose to Understand How They Break Down Biomass

First-of-a-kind study advances understanding of microbial and viral communities involved in biomass breakdown. Read More »

How Injected Microbes Persist in Hydraulically Fractured Shale03.14.19Science Highlight

How Injected Microbes Persist in Hydraulically Fractured Shale

Scientists reveal the importance of an amino acid that supplies energy and protection for microbial communities deep underground. Read More »

Fitting a Square Peg in a Round Hole: The Surprising Structure of Uranium Bound in Hematite03.14.19Science Highlight

Fitting a Square Peg in a Round Hole: The Surprising Structure of Uranium Bound in Hematite

An atomic view of how toxic uranium binds to iron minerals in the environment enables better predictions of its behavior. Read More »

A Simplified Way to Predict the Function of Microbial Communities02.28.19Science Highlight

A Simplified Way to Predict the Function of Microbial Communities

A pioneering study offers an easier approach to study how microbes work and could help scientists advance models of the cycling of elements and nutrients in frequently flooded soils. Read More »

Unexpected Complexity: A 3D Look into Plant Root Relationships with Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria02.27.19Science Highlight

Unexpected Complexity: A 3D Look into Plant Root Relationships with Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria

Scientists develop a molecular map of metabolic products of bacteria in root nodules to aid sustainable agriculture. Read More »

New Approach Gets Better View of Carbon Deeper Underground02.01.19Science Highlight

New Approach Gets Better View of Carbon Deeper Underground

Characterizing carbon stored in deeper sediments below soils is critical for understanding the stability and dynamics of Earth’s carbon pool. Read More »

Viruses Must Overcome Challenges to Infect Bacteria in Nature 02.01.19Science Highlight

Viruses Must Overcome Challenges to Infect Bacteria in Nature

Molecular studies show phage-host interactions are more complicated than most laboratory studies suggest. Read More »

Uncovering the Microbial Food Web in Thawing Permafrost01.20.19Science Highlight

Uncovering the Microbial Food Web in Thawing Permafrost

Recovery of more than 1500 microbial genomes shines light on how carbon is metabolized as permafrost thaws. Read More »

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