The enzyme luciferase
Molecular structure of luciferin
The Philips bio-light consists of galss cells
The Philips Microbial Home bio-digester
The Philips bio-light
The Philips bio-light is "powered" by glowing bioluminescent bacteria
The search for greener, more power-efficient lighting systems won't stop with compact fluorescents and LED systems if Dutch electronics giant Philips has anything to say about it. In an effort to embrace a truly natural approach to lighting, the company took a cue from fireflies and deep-sea creatures to create a (literally) green light powered not by electricity or sunlight, but by glowing bioluminescent bacteria.
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