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Submission + - Genetically Modified Plants To Produce Natural Lighting (singularityhub.com)

kkleiner writes: A team has launched a crowdsourcing campaign to develop sustainable natural lighting by using a genetically modified version of the flowering plant Arabidopsis. Using the luciferase gene, the enzyme responsible for making fireflies glow, the researchers will design, print, and transform the genes into the target plant. The project, which was recently launched on Kickstarter, has already raised over $100k with over a month left to go.
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Genetically Modified Plants To Produce Natural Lighting

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