gulf oil spill http://michiganradio.org en Microbes in the Gulf have evolved to deal with oil spills http://michiganradio.org/post/microbes-gulf-have-evolved-deal-oil-spills <p>There's been a lot of talk recently about how quickly microbes in the Gulf have been gobbling up the spill oil.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=how-fast-microbes-consume-gulf-oil-spill"><strong><em>Scientific American</em> has a report</strong></a> on what researchers know about the microbes in the Gulf. Reporter David Biello reports &quot;the microbes of the deep Gulf of Mexico were ready to handle an oil spill.&quot;</p> Fri, 27 Aug 2010 16:15:24 +0000 Mark Brush 31 at http://michiganradio.org Microbes in the Gulf have evolved to deal with oil spills