Sioen founds spin-off company to sell its textile based seaweed cultivation substrates

Sioen Industries, a leading producer of technical textiles, fine chemicals and high-tech protective clothing, will commercialize its patented seaweed cultivation substrates via the spin-off company called AT~SEA Technologies.

Together with seven of the AT~SEA project partners, Sioen founds AT~SEA Technologies, a spin-off company that will sell turnkey seaweed farms. Continue reading Sioen founds spin-off company to sell its textile based seaweed cultivation substrates

Blue tears may be the most beautiful, surreal thing you ever see

Like a scene straight out of a movie (Life of Pi, anyone?), the glowing ocean waters around those little islands has to be some sort of special effect, right? If you think so, you might need a little refresher on all the cool, amazing things that can be found on our little Continue reading Blue tears may be the most beautiful, surreal thing you ever see

Bharathidasan University to set up national repository of microalgae

The Microbiology Department of Bharathidasan University will set up a National Repository of Freshwater Microalgae and Cyanobactera with financial assistance from the Department of Biotechnology of the Union Ministry of Science and Technology. Continue reading Bharathidasan University to set up national repository of microalgae