Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Termite Biofuel

Termite by ~cocor

Now this is intriguing...

Termites... these ground-dwelling insect pests cause millions of dollars worth of damage each year to wooden structures by eating them. Now scientists are closer to understanding how termites convert wood into energy - and how we humans might do the same; cleanly, "greenly" and economically.

Excerpted from Biofuel From A Termite's Butt?