How bacteria could make self-growing bricks, self-healing roofs the future of building industry
"Homes, offices made from germs"
Wil Srubar, The Conversation
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A hurricane strafes an office building, which then grows back its battered roof. Science fiction? Not exactly. Biologists are working to come up with ways to grow building materials with bacteria - and their innovations could one day change the way we interact with our built environment.
Apr 12. 2020