New techniques reveal how microbes shape the health and biodiversity of oceans

Microbes in the ocean take up massive amounts of carbon dioxide, contributing to the global carbon cycle and affecting climate change. These microbes are abundant, diverse and critical to the health of ecosystems, but they are very Continue reading New techniques reveal how microbes shape the health and biodiversity of oceans

Changes to algae in remote lakes warning signs of climate change: Queen’s researchers

Changes to three lakes in the Andes mountains are warning signs of the impact of climate change on other parts of the world, researchers from Queen’s University said.

Biology professors Neal Michelutti and Continue reading Changes to algae in remote lakes warning signs of climate change: Queen’s researchers

What If You Could Detox from Drinking Chlorella Beer?

Volcanic rocks, hashish, beard hair, oysters—we’re no longer surprised to find that there’s more to our beers than your regular malt, hops and yeast. But what if you could detox while actually drinking your beer? The next big wave in the healthy beer renaissance comes from the Dutch town of Delft: a beer that Continue reading What If You Could Detox from Drinking Chlorella Beer?