Bacteria often get a bad rap, but in many cases they’re helpful little critters. Engineers have now developed a protective coating for buildings that’s loaded with bacteria, which absorb CO2 to produce a barrier against erosion by the elements.Continue ReadingCategory: Materials, ScienceTags: Bacteria, Coating, Coatings, Building, new material, Carbon, Carbon Dioxide, University of Hertfordshire, Protection

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