Damian Palin:
Melombong bahan mineral daripada air laut

TED2012 · 3:01 · Filmed Feb 2012
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Dunia ini memerlukan banyak air bersih. Kita mendapatkan air laut, menyahgaramkannya dan meminumnya. Tapi, apakah yang boleh dilakukan dengan air garam pekat yang terhasil? Dalam ceramah yang menarik dan pendek ini, TED Fellow, Damian Palin, mengusulkan sebuah idea: Melombong bahan mineral lain yang kita perlukan, dengan bantuan bakteria yang dapat mengerjakan logam.

Biological miner
Damian Palin is developing a way to use bacteria to biologically "mine" minerals from water — specifically, out of the brine left over from the desalinization process. Full bio
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