Paul Hallett, Soil, Soil Security Programme, Soil Scientist, Soil, Natural History Museum, microorganisms, microbes, bacteria, microbial hyphae, Science Portraits, Portrait Collection, Life portraits, Portrait photography, Documentary Photography, PhotoJournalism, NERC, Carey Marks Photography.


Prof. Paul Hallet (PI) and his post-doc Siul Ruiz. Research has shown that hairier roots have a direct influence on the effective uptake of nutrients, through root hairs , onto the parent plant.