Archive for November, 2009

Would Border Guards Spray you with Bacteria?

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Researchers have found a way to modify the DNA of bacteria so the stuff glows green in the presence of explosives. It takes some time to indicate, so it’s not like the border guards will be spraying your luggage with bacteria… but they are considering spraying the stuff onto fields to see where old land mines are buried.

Check out the full story here