Going Green

Thursday, July 10, 2008

The Micro Future

Microbiology is going to be a "hot" field for the future. I believe that we will see an explosion in many areas of microbiology including energy production, food technologies and manufacturing/synthesizing of various products.

Can microorganisms be a solution to the world's energy problems?

Microorganisms once reigned supreme on the Earth, thriving by filling every nook and cranny of the environment billions of years before humans first arrived on the scene. Now, this ability of microorganisms to grow from an almost infinite variety of food sources may play a significant role in bailing out society from its current energy crisis, according to...(complete article here).

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