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Here is another way to produce hydrogen. Dr. Markov, a Russian born biology professor at a University in the USA is researching and developing (R&D) methods to make hydrogen from photosynthetic bacteria. The bacteria are able to produce hydrogen from solar light under proper circumstances.

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These specific purple bacteria grow in mud ponds and lakes. The prototype bioreactor mixes bacteria with carbon monoxide to make hydrogen.

He has received a $10,000 grant for his research. He is building a much larger reactor to make this research turn into something practical in powering a car.

Many scientists say this is a possibility to further reduce the worlds dependence upon oil to power our cars.

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