Finless: You couldn't invent him...
Yes, yes, that's all well and good BUT how do I make myself glow or flouresce (whatever) in the dark?[b said:Quote[/b] (Steve W @ Mar. 12 2004,14:48)]Nerd corner:
Actually they fluoresce rather than glow so need a specific wavelength (489nm) to excite the GFP (green fluorescent protein) molecule to emit light at 508nm. It's a handy way to tag other genes when making transgenic plants and animals, that way you can tell easily if the modification has been successful. The jellyfish is Aequorea victoria