Protein Concentrates Carbon Dioxide In Algae

Apr 9, 2009 Full story: RedOrbit

Increasing levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are a concern to many environmentalists who research global warming.

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MattJ

Alameda, CA

#1 Apr 10, 2009
The article does not make the significance of this finding clear -- unless they are really reckless enough to suggest unleashing bio-engineered plants in the wild to defeat global-warming.

But that really would be incredibly reckless, since we simply cannot guarantee that the new strains are safe for the environment. Once it is out in the wild, it WILL have unforeseen impacts, especially after it mutates.
truthist

Lithia, FL

#2 Apr 10, 2009
MattJ wrote:
The article does not make the significance of this finding clear -- unless they are really reckless enough to suggest unleashing bio-engineered plants in the wild to defeat global-warming.
But that really would be incredibly reckless, since we simply cannot guarantee that the new strains are safe for the environment. Once it is out in the wild, it WILL have unforeseen impacts, especially after it mutates.
Is the genie out of the bottle?
truthist

Lithia, FL

#3 Apr 10, 2009
"Rice and other commodity crops such as wheat and soybeans do not have any CO2 concentrating mechanism."

Doesn't the intereference look like any engineered plant?
truthist

Lithia, FL

#4 Apr 10, 2009
"interference" - correction in #3

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