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MIT engineers just unveiled living, glowing plants

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 14, 2017 01:03 AM
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by (Lacy Cooke) last modified Dec 13, 2017

What if you could read a book at night not with the help of a lamp or flashlight, but with a glowing plant? That's the vision Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) weaves with new research from their engineers. They embedded nanoparticles into watercress leaves, inducing the greenery to emit dim light for almost four hours. Related:





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