Nitrous oxide emissions from Corn Belt soils spike when soils freeze and thaw

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Nitrous oxide may be much less abundant in the atmosphere than carbon dioxide, but as a greenhouse gas, it’s a doozy. With a potency 300 times greater than CO2nitrous oxide’s warming potential, especially via agriculture, demands attention. University of Illinois and University of Minnesota researchers are answering the call. In a … Read more