Mutant Bacteria Bio-Fabric To Change Lives, Take Over World

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Scientists in San Diego say they have developed a process for making genetically modified E. coli bacteria consume sugar and "excrete" the key ingredient in spandex. This is how it starts! [Technology Review]

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Erin Gloria Ryan

BHB was not lying when she said that she was off to invent Skynet. I guess I just pictured it to be more artificial intelligence and less bacteria poop biker shorts.