learn more about bioluminescent microbes, check these web
the paper on the glowing microbes
presented at the UK science festival "Creating Sparks."
about Canadian researchers using bacteria to detect chemicals in the air.
phenomenon of organisms glowing is called bioluminescence. The most
famous bioluminescent critters are fireflies and jellyfish, but
all kinds of marine life, insects, and microorganisms have it.
Web Page for information and some nice photos.
to clean up pollution is an idea that's been around for a while.
The process is called "bioremediation."
information on research and events about bioremediation at the
US government's bioremediation