Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

September 16, 1996
New Corn Germplasm Lines Fend Off Two Key Nematode Pests
Disaster awaits nematodes that try to feed and house their eggs in the roots of new lines of resistant corn, U.S.

Michigan's Antrim Shale Is Full Of Bugs, Say U-M Geologists
Research on the Antrim Shale deposits in northern Michigan shows that, under the correct conditions, microbial activity can generate significant volumes of natural gas in organic- rich shales at shallow depths between 300 and 1,800 feet.
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