Deep Carbon Observatory: A Decade of Discovery

This decadal report details remarkable scientific advancements in the understanding of deep carbon—how much exists and where, how it moves, what forms it takes, and where it originated—made by an international community of 1200 scientists from 55 nations, who came together over the last decade to explore these questions.

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Video: A Decade of Discovery
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