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Will Bacteria-Coated Rubber Be Our Next Source of Electricity?

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Researchers have found a way to produce electricity from an unexpected energy source - a strip of rubber coated with bacterial spores. The contraption makes use of bacterial spores to harness the untapped power of evaporating water....

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Teresa W. (767)
Friday March 14, 2014, 7:28 am

Brad H. (27)
Friday March 14, 2014, 7:44 am

David C. (25)
Friday March 14, 2014, 7:47 am
well, dadt's not kwite az obviously-dump as e.g. "Could Cars Soon Run on PLASTIC BAGS? "
but it does earn an entry in my thriving collection of ** Dumb * Green * (mind-raping) headLies **

Natasha Salgado (672)
Friday March 14, 2014, 8:23 am
Interesting idea. Thx Frans

Stardust Noel (45)
Friday March 14, 2014, 3:23 pm

A F. (131)
Friday March 14, 2014, 3:55 pm
really interesting, thanks. kinda scary though

Julie Botsch (12)
Friday March 14, 2014, 5:50 pm

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Friday March 14, 2014, 8:55 pm
Different, to say the least. Would prefer that it was lichen.

Helen Porter (39)
Friday March 14, 2014, 9:35 pm
Hey, that's interesting!!!

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 3:57 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 4:52 am
Thank you:)

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 6:51 am
noted, thanks

Colin Hope (243)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 11:54 am
Really interesting and informative - thanks Frans for the posting!!
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