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Submission + - Echeria Coli Make Gasoline. 2

Flask_Man writes: Technology Review has an article about a small biotech company in the Silicon Valley that has successfully produced renewable gasoline from genetically modified bacteria including the nefarious E.Coli bacteria. A pilot plant is slated to be constructed in California in 2008, and it is claimed that hundreds of different hydrocarbon molecules are capable of being produced.The modified bacteria make and excrete hydrocarbon molecules that are the length and molecular structure the company desires.
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Echeria Coli Make Gasoline.

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At the source of every error which is blamed on the computer you will find at least two human errors, including the error of blaming it on the computer.