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Month: September 2008

Dig it! The Secrets of Soil

Dig it! The Secrets of Soil

Unearthing, both figuratively and literally, the world beneath our feet is the goal of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History exhibition, Dig it! The Secrets of Soil. The 5,000 square foot exhibition opened on July 19 in Washington, D.C., and will run through January 2010.

The Smithsonian notes that there are more living creatures in a shovel full of rich soil than human beings on the planet. Yet more is known about the dark side of the moon than…

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