Plant growth responds to touchwall cress
Stems of wall cress are less elongated in windy conditions due to a touch-response system called thigmomorpho-genesis, that turns on specific genes in response to touch that regulate growth.
Microbes make natural polyesterbacteria
Bacteria manufacture biogedradable polyester by stringing together soluble monomers.
Mining metalsmarine bacteria
Bacteria leach metals from ocean nodules.
Poo-GloosWastewater Compliance Systems, Inc.
Bacterial wastewater treatment using bacterial biofilms
Light-gathering apparatus adjusts to conditionspurple bacteria
The light-gathering apparatus of purple bacteria adapts to varying light intensities by altering its configuration to optimize energy production and prevent damage.
Shape-shifting aids swimmingbacteria
Body of bacteria moves through water by shape-shifting.