Urban Rooftop Spirulina Farm in Bangkok

A Bangkok-based  start-up called EnerGaia is pioneering a unique urban farming model. Across the city’s neglected rooftops, a small team of chemists and engineers are growing a nutritional supplement which also happens to be one of the planet’s oldest life forms: Spirulina. Continue reading Urban Rooftop Spirulina Farm in Bangkok

Ohio’s lengthy legislative to-do list for 2015 includes algal blooms and energy: editorial

Ohio’s 131st General Assembly opens for business next month. Its premier responsibility, arguably, is to write and approve a balanced state budget for the two years that begin July 1. The 132 legislators, led by Republicans, will be guided, though not bound, by the budget recommendations Republican Gov. John Kasich makes.

A key budget issue, as it was when the legislature wrote the state’s current budget in 2013, is Ohio’s expansion of Medicaid coverage under the Continue reading Ohio’s lengthy legislative to-do list for 2015 includes algal blooms and energy: editorial