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Oil-Eating Microbes and the BP Spill on NPR 10 AM EST

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A new study suggests mother nature might be cleaning up the BP spill faster than expected. Researchers found several species of oil-eating bacteria thriving in the submerged plume, but uncertainty remains over the threat to marine life. The guests will include Ron Atlas, past president of the American Society for Microbiology. Listen live at http://wamu.org/listen/
 
 

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