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Oil-eating bacteria could help to tackle spills

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A team of scientists from Heriot-Watt University has created an underwater observatory in the Faroe-Shetland Channel—and found its waters are teeming with oil-eating bacteria that could help deal with future oil spills. It is the first observatory of its kind in the northeast Atlantic, an area with a high level of…