Biotechnology is big business with big potential - but what are bioproducts, and how are they made? Investigate the science & issues of bioproducts such as biofuels.

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An introduction to four top American researchers and the basics of biotechnology in the research areas of biofuels, genetics, health, and agriculture. These scientists explain what drew them to the field of biotechnology. (11:53)

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With the world's supply of fossil fuels running low, scientists are looking for new sources of fuel. See what algae has to offer!

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Alternative fuels a hot topic for discussion once again...Biodiesels, alcohols, and electric cars are all alternatives to the current way of doing business. So how do they work?

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In order to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, scientists are looking at more sustainable ways to fuel our cars. There are many ideas in development out there but let's take a look at the top 3.

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News about biofuels is everywhere these days. More often than not, the stories are about the controversy surrounding their contribution to the increased cost of food.

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