A strain of bacteria that releases electrons as a waste product could become the secret ingredient for developing fuel cells for small robots. The idea is that colonies of Shewanella will attach themselves to anodes, and produce electrons, say researchers at Rice University and the University of Southern California.
Saturday, March 25, 2006
Metal-eating bacteria seen powering fuel cells
Reading from three favorite poetry anthologies on the back porch on June 17 (anniversary of Watergate breakin!) The three tomes are 1-Th...
10 am - Listen to John Faney - write poem 5pm - I pick the horse that places, Art Sherman's SceneStealer. 7 pm - Cook Japane...
Jack White & Didley Bo UNDER CONSTRUCTION - The Information by James Gleick starts with Claude Shannon and his 1948 paper, and that...