skip to main content

Title: How Plants Do It: Light, Oxygen, Action!

Plants have been doing it with ease for millions of years, and yet science has yet to fully comprehend how: Photosynthesis. It's a fundamental process of all plant life on Earth, using the simple and more »abundant ingredients of water and light to create food and enrich the planet's atmosphere with life-giving oxygen. In this talk, Professor Yachandra discusses how understanding the process of photosynthesis holds the key to a whole new level of mastery of how energy is produced, with enormous implications for the economy and the environment.« less
video
Title: How Plants Do It: Light, Oxygen, Action!
Authors:
Publication Date: 2008-08-26
OSTI Identifier: 1014084
DOE Contract Number: AC02-76SF00515
Other Number(s): TRN: US1105422
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: SLAC Public Lecture Series, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, California, presented on August 26, 2008
Research Org: SLAC (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC), Menlo Park, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; FERMILAB ACCELERATOR ; FOOD ; OXYGEN ; PHOTOSYNTHESIS ; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER ; WATER
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:13:33
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27