Latest Soil physics Stories
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have created a new ultra-light, ultra-stiff material, using a process called atomic layer deposition to architect three-dimensional nanotubular
The Decagon Devices MPS-6 Matrix Water Potential Sensor uses Ceramic discs to take long term and accurate soil moisture measurements in any environment. PULLMAN,
As global temperatures gradually increase, more water is expected to evaporate into the atmosphere. But using satellite data, scientists have discovered that El Niño-induced droughts have caused global declines in evapotranspiration despite rising temperatures.
Findings could aid in the development of better technologies for hydraulic fracturing and other fluid extraction techniques from the earth.
Western Europe's exceptionally dry spring is clear to see in maps generated using data from SMOS.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- High Speed Design Center (HSDC) and PacketMicro announced today that they are offering a family of handheld TDR BladeProbes and an impedance standard substrate to the US market.
Using little more than PVC rings, a trashcan, and a scale, students can literally get a feel for soil water retention and field capacity, concepts that are important and useful in fields from farming to engineering.
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists are helping US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) experts model the movement of radioactive materials in the soil.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy was sworn in today as the U.S. Army's 11th Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works (ASA(CW)) in a Pentagon ceremony.