Delft Technical University/Make Create Innovate

Scientists Have Created Living Concrete That Repairs Itself

Self-healing buildings.

29 JUN 2016

Most people would admit that concrete's not the most exciting concept, but concrete with added bacteria that repairs itself when wet is surprisingly awesome. 

Bring on the future of construction!

Video produced in partnership with Explorist.

More From ScienceAlert

Bitcoin and Ethereum Were Two of Google's Most Popular Searches This Week
2 hours ago
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Just Shattered What We Knew About Jupiter
6 hours ago