Posts Tagged ‘michigan state university’
Posted by Renee Schmidt

Scientists have discovered gold producing bacteria. Cupriavidus Metallidurans, a bacterial microbe, takes in toxins and produces 24 karat gold crystals in return.

When I hear the word bacteria, I automatically think of hygiene and health. Stereotypical? Perhaps. But not all bad; Bacteria has given great service to humanity over the centuries. It has intrigued the scientific community many a times with its varied forms of existence. One such enthralling bacterial activity is achieved by the Cupriavidus Metallidurans, a recently discovered gold producing bacteria, reported to produce 99% pure 24-karat gold!

 
Read More »

Latest Tweets

8 Entrepreneur Mindsets That Investors Seek Out http://t.co/YZgzUwCYLs via @StartupPro #entrepreneur #investors #startups
- Sunday Mar 29 - 12:00pm

5 Inventors Who Regret the Products They Created http://t.co/w2dsNF0rMA via @NinaZipkin #keurig #world #entrepreneur #inventors #regrets
- Friday Mar 27 - 10:00am

More tweets