Gallery: Colonies of Bacteria Could Be Used To Harvest Energy


Scientists and researchers have known for some time that bacteria has the potential to generate energy in salt water, but were never really able to figure out quite how it works. Now research out of the Aarhaus University in Denmark is making important strides towards understanding that mechanism and may soon be able to create a natural biobattery from bacteria thriving in salt water. When they fully understand the mechanism, this natural battery could be used to provide clean power for monitoring buoys out in the ocean.

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  1. Nerissa February 26, 2010 at 5:47 am

    Oh no! Clone is a big No no. We are not allow to clone animals, flowers and especially human being. IF we do that we are violating the law of God. Cloning is not good to us we have no right to clone because we are not God. Thanks for the information that you’ve shared to us. More power to you God bless ;–)

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