Latest Methanotroph Stories
Second Product of Intrexon's Proprietary Bioconversion Platform Following Isobutanol SAN CARLOS, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Adding more ethanol to fuel with the goal of reducing air pollution carries a hidden risk that toxic - or even explosive - gases may make their way into buildings, particularly those nearby with cracked foundations.
When it happened in 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill released 210 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico and was described as one of the greatest manmade ecological disasters to ever impact the Gulf.
The benefits to animals of omega 3 fatty acids in fish oils have been well documented â€“ helping the heart and circulatory system, improving meat quality and reducing methane emissions.
Scientists of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) in Leipzig and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena succeeded in capturing syntrophic (means "feeding together") microorganisms that are known to dramatically reduce the oceanic emission of methane into the atmosphere.
By Tanthachoon, Nathiya Chiemchaisri, Chart; Chiemchaisri, Wilai; Tudsri, Sayan; Kumar, Sunil ABSTRACT The effect of compost and vegetation on methane (CH^sub 4^) oxidation was investigated during wet and dry conditions in a tropical region.
A new species of bacteria discovered living in one of the most extreme environments on Earth could yield a tool in the fight against global warming.
By Wymore, Ryan A Lee, M Hope; Keener, William K; Miller, Amber R; Et al ABSTRACT Idaho National Laboratory's Test Area North is the site of a trichloroethene (TCE) plume resulting from waste injections.
- Growing in low tufty patches.