Gallery: Extraterrestrial Microbes Could Double the Output Of Bacteria ...


Bacteria and microbes have long been discussed as potential renewable power sources, like microbial fuel cells using bacteria to convert organic compounds directly into electricity by a process known as bio-catalytic oxidation. Now a team in the UK from the University of Newcastle believes they can double the output of such electrical generation with the help of extraterrestrial bacteria.

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  1. ahinalu October 4, 2012 at 12:57 pm

    This is awesome science. Why isn’t this stuff being reported by our media?

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