Identify 5 beneficial uses of Bacteria, Fungus and Photosynthetic organisms.    

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Bacteria have many beneficial uses.  Bacteria are used in yogurts and supplements.  It can also be used in environmental cleanup, such as in the recent oil spill.  Bacterial photosynthesis was used to clean up the oil.  It is also used in other environmental cleanup projects.

Fungi also have many uses...

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Bacteria have many beneficial uses.  Bacteria are used in yogurts and supplements.  It can also be used in environmental cleanup, such as in the recent oil spill.  Bacterial photosynthesis was used to clean up the oil.  It is also used in other environmental cleanup projects.

Fungi also have many uses in food and medicine.  We eat some fungi, mainly mushrooms.  We also use mold as cheese and penicillin.  Other medicines and antibiotics are also made from fungi.

Photosynthetic organisms do more than clean up oil spills.  They are used to clean toxic waste, and in other research projects.  They can also be used to produce hydrogen.

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