How efficient is photosynthesis?

Answer On One Hand: Exact MeasuresThe efficiency of photosynthesis can reach 35%. However, most crop efficiencies are 1% to 2%. Even though this is true, the primary reactions have close to 100% quantum ... Read More »

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How to Be Efficient?

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Is photosynthesis exergonic?

Photosynthesis is not exergonic. "Exergonic" pertains to chemical reactions that produce energy, according to "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary." Far from producing energy, photosynthesis requ... Read More »

Who invented photosynthesis?

Photosynthesis was pioneered by the same forces that invented water, air, fire, soil, life itself and all other natural phenomena, including the entire universe. Some say early bacterium "invented"... Read More »

Is photosynthesis endergonic?

Photosynthesis is endergonic. It is a process that requires energy absorption. Plants absorb energy from the sun to synthesize sugars, which are products that have greater energy than the raw mater... Read More »