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A new wrinkle to the limits of life on Earth


May 25, 2018

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Glacial retreat in cold, high-altitude ecosystems exposes environments that are extremely sensitive to phosphorus input, new University of Colorado Boulder-led research shows. The finding upends previous ecological assumptions, helps scientists understand plant and microbe responses to climate change, and could expand scientists' understanding of the limits to life on Earth.Full Story

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