The Pathway of Carbon in Nature

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  16 Jun 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5780, pp. 1605-1606
DOI: 10.1126/science.1128966

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


A complex web of reactions leads from primary biological products to the organic debris found in sediments and rocks. A new study shows that abiotic reactions play an important role.