Lurking red tide bloom generates gloomy outlook

The largest red tide bloom recorded in Florida waters since 2006 is lingering in the Gulf of Mexicoand could move south over the next few days.

Red tide, caused here by Karenia brevis, can cause fish kills, make shellfish unsafe to eat and cause respiratory issues in marine mammals, sea turtles and humans… Continue reading Lurking red tide bloom generates gloomy outlook

Protein rich super smoothies with microalgae: Allma’s high hopes for chlorella

Microalgae supplier Allma tells BeverageDaily.com why it believes nutrient-rich ‘super algae’ chlorella has a big future in juices and smoothies as it inks a supply deal with Frulact… Continue reading Protein rich super smoothies with microalgae: Allma’s high hopes for chlorella

National Oceanography Centre’s ‘ferrybox’ algae research

A ferry bound for Spain helped researchers from Southamptonshed light on the growth of harmful ocean-going organisms.

A team from the National Oceanography Centre fitted a specially-equipped “Ferrybox” to the Pride of Bilbao while it travelled between Portsmouth and Bilbao… Continue reading National Oceanography Centre’s ‘ferrybox’ algae research