Photosynthesis is the process which powers life on Earth. It takes the energy contained in sunlight, uses carbon dioxide, and generates chemical energy that is stored in form of sugars and similar compounds that fuel the activity of the biosphere, including us humans. And just as any other Earth system process, in doing so it follows the laws of thermodynamics. But does thermodynamics also restrict the efficiency by which photosynthesis can use sunlight?
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