A team from the Chongqing Jiaotong University just created a paste that can turn desert into soil.
A team from Chongqing Jiaotong University have made a paste that can turn sand into soil, which can be used to turn desert into a forest. The University which has a number of prestigious specialties in civil engineering etc, made a video showcase of this project which has been trending online.
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The technology behind the Chinese innovation was developed by researchers at Chongqing Jiaotong University. The scientists developed the paste made of a substance found in plant cell walls that, when mixed with sand, is able to retain water, nutrients, and air.