IUBio Biosequences .. Software .. Molbio soft .. Network News .. FTP

Diesel fuel bug

Modem Modem at sciboard.spd.louisville.edu
Fri Aug 27 00:35:10 EST 1999

IC>Old Anglo <arthur at scots-land.demon.co.uk> wrote in message
IC>news:37c43f64.3565325 at news.demon.co.uk...
IC>> A recent phenomenon is the appearance of a 'bug', possibly a bacteria,
IC>that grows in
IC>> diesel fuel.  Has anyone any information on this 'bug' or can anyone point
IC>me in the
IC>> direction of an information source.

IC>I suspect that this thing is a developing urban legend, but still it's fun
IC>to contemplate. If we had a deisel bug today, could a tire bug be far
IC>behind?  :-)  Hey, and then how about a bug that eats the polymer matrix for
IC>fibreglass composites!

IC>                                                   -dlj.

All of those bugs exist but they are just normal bugs that only have a
small effects not Super bugs that gobble-up whole tanks of fuel, tire or
Corvettes in a day.

More information about the Microbio mailing list

Send comments to us at biosci-help [At] net.bio.net