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New UF test could help third world farmers improve soil, fight global warming

Published: May 24th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A process developed at the University of Florida will help Third World farmers keep nutrients in their soil and could eventually allow them to join the fight against global warming.

Traces of stowaway Earth algae could survive on Mars, study finds

Published: May 17th, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Some hardy Earth microbes could survive long enough on Mars to complicate the search for alien life, according to a new study co-authored by University of Florida researchers.

UF/IFAS Researcher’s Biomass-To-Ethanol Technology Could Help Replace Half Of Auto Fuel In U.S.

UF/IFAS Researcher’s Biomass-To-Ethanol Technology Could Help Replace Half Of Auto Fuel In U.S.

Published: May 3rd, 2005

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Half the automotive fuel in the United States could be replaced with ethanol from renewable agricultural crops and forest wastes, says a University of Florida researcher who […]