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Asmeret was interviewed about soil, carbon sequestration, and climate change on NPR’s TED Radio HourRead More →

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Asmeret discussed the impacts of climate change on women on BBC World Service’s The Conversation.Read More →

There’s two times more carbon in the earth’s soil than in all of its vegetation and the atmosphere — combined. Soil Biogeochemist Asmeret Asefaw Berhe shared how we could use its awesome carbon-trapping power to offset climate change. “[Soil] represents the difference between life and lifelessness in the earth system, and it can also help us combat climate change — if we can only stop treating it like dirt,” she says. This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.Read More →

Asmeret is a co-author on a newly released paper in Science on “Soil and Human Security in the 21st century.” see link to article from Science Megazine  Read press Releases about this paper from: University of California, Merced University of California, Berkeley University of Delaware Among other outlets, the paper was also covered by: The Independent UK Newsweek  Girst The Weather Network  International Business Times  All Africa Times of India Nature World News  Science World Report  The Science Times  Phys.org  Innovation Toronto Imperial Valley News SciDev.NetRead More →