Gallery: MIT Turns Carbon Dioxide from Bioengineered Soil Bacteria into...


Scientists at MIT have genetically engineered a soil bacteria that can create fuel for cars. The bioengineered Ralstonia eutropha converts carbon into isobutanol—an alcohol that can replace or blend with gasoline used by vehicles. The new technology could help reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and significantly decrease our carbon footprint.

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  1. dr.a.jagadeesh July 1, 2013 at 1:44 am

    Great research on Turning Carbon Dioxide from Bio engineered Soil Bacteria into Clean Biofuel by MIT Researchers.

    Dr.A.Jagadeesh Nellore(AP),India

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