Biochemistry. High-tech lures hook into new marine microbes.

  title={Biochemistry. High-tech lures hook into new marine microbes.},
  author={Elizabeth Pennisi},
  volume={289 5486},
Two scientific teams, one of which reports its findings on page 1902, have identified large populations of bacteria that convert sunlight hitting the sea surface into energy. These two groups of bacteria, which harness light to move electrons and power cellular processes, likely help bring energy into the food chain. And that could help to explain a puzzle… CONTINUE READING