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(1) Geologists claim that much crude oil comes from diatoms. (2) Diatoms do indeed make oil. (3) Agriculturists claim that diatoms make 10 times as much oil per hectare as oil seeds, with theoretical estimates reaching 200 times

Classification of lipids in diatoms.

A pennate diatom, Navicula sp., showing an oil droplet

Mireille BRUSCHI  

Renewable Energy

Mireille BRUSCHI  

Renewable Energy

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