09 Jan '12, 10am

Tiny Biofuel Cell Turns Insects into OH MY GOD RUN FOR YOUR LIVES

Tiny Biofuel Cell Turns Insects into OH MY GOD RUN FOR YOUR LIVES

Well, consider me behind it because now it almost exists. They haven’t gotten to the lasers yet (and probably won’t, because the laser idea is my pipe dream), but researchers at Case Western Reserve have developed a tiny bug-implantable biofuel cell that uses enzymes to convert the chemical energy in insect blood-sugars into electricity. The electricity can be used to power electronics, like sensors, to turn bugs into spies or first-responders, or to hold all of humanity hostage for a ransom of ONE MEEELLION DOLLARS.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/01/09/tiny-biofuel-cell-tur...

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