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Rhizosphere microstrucuture around a wheat root.

This movie shows the microstructure of the rhizosphere surrounding a wheat root. The image was captured using X-ray computed microtomography (microCT) at The Hounsfield Facility, School of…

From  Craig Sturrock on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Microstructure of a zero tilled field soil.

This movie shows the microstructure of a zero-tilled field soil. The image was captured using X-ray computed microtomography (microCT) at The Hounsfield Facility, School of Biosciences, University of…

From  Craig Sturrock on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Root system of a wheat seedling

This movie shows the root system of a wheat = seeding grown in a loamy sand soil for 14 days in a 10 cm diameter pot. The image was captured using X-ray computed microtomography (microCT) at The…

From  Craig Sturrock on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Soil pore space and water

This movie shows the pore space of a loamy sand soil at field capacity moisture. The image was captured using X-ray computed microtomography (microCT) at The Hounsfield Facility, School of…

From  Craig Sturrock on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Finds from the flowerbeds

Dr Hannah O'Regan from the Department of Classics and Archaeology explains how pottery (and other things) gets into our flowerbeds and fields. Find out more about the Department of Classics…

From  Hannah O'Regan on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

CT scans reveal underground world of the earth worm

CT images of underground soil structures, created by worms, have been captured by experts in the Hounsfield Facility at the University of Nottingham.

From  Elizabeth Cass on May 22nd, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0