Glowing trees instead of Street lights

A possibility for the future? I would say yes for cities and towns who use light sources 24/7. Outside human populated areas, no because 24/7 light sources disturb animals and plants. But a great idea. …Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde’s team — who have conceptualized smart, interactive highways and parks that remove smog particles have shifted their focus to bioluminescent jellies and bacteria. By merging their light producing compound with plants, the team envisions illuminating city streets with trees that glow at night. …

http://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/bioluminscent-trees-could-light-our-streets

Photo credit:Autoluminescent plant/2010 Krichevsky et.al.

autoluminescent plant

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