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Pain At The Pump Could Be Eased With High-octane Bacteria
2013-06-25 12:58:05

New lines of engineered bacteria can tailor-make key precursors of high-octane biofuels that could one day replace gasoline

2012-02-29 10:41:35

The ability to detect and respond to magnetic fields is not usually associated with living things.

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2010-03-04 16:45:10

Scientists at Harvard Medical School are trying to meet this challenge by learning more about the carbon cycle, that is, the process by which carbon moves from the atmosphere into plants, oceans, soils, the earth's crust, and back into the atmosphere again.


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