Wednesday, August 06, 2014

P-Power

As in, time for pee?
When urine flows through an MFC the microbes consume it as part of their normal metabolic process. This, in turn, frees electrons. Electrodes within the cell gather these electrons and when they are connected to an external circuit a current is generated.
Well, it worked for Kevin Costner in Waterworld...

No comments:

Post a Comment

Killer Brew

Check the label: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) describe botulism as a rare illness caused by toxins attacking th...