Look: Algae bloom no deterrent for ambitious Anhui fishermen

[China] A large swath of blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, was discovered yesterday in Anhui province’s Chao Lake. Stretching out one kilometer to the center of the lake, the infestation appeared to have dyed the water bright green, not really the ideal condition for fishing. Continue reading Look: Algae bloom no deterrent for ambitious Anhui fishermen

The future of food: cultured meat, 3D-printed meals, GM crops, Soylent and seaweed

In 15 years’ time, there’s a chance some of the beef you consume will have been grown in a test tube. The cow never would have had a beating heart, nor a brain, nor would it have seen a paddock or a feedlot. It would just be a Continue reading The future of food: cultured meat, 3D-printed meals, GM crops, Soylent and seaweed

Algal biodiversity – culturing, preservation and characterization of micro- and macroalgae for basic and applied research

[USA] Freshwater and marine micro- and macroalgae are of key importance as primary producers in aquatic environments, Continue reading Algal biodiversity – culturing, preservation and characterization of micro- and macroalgae for basic and applied research

"Bubblebrush and Wavywind": An introduction to LGem's Photobioreactor System

[Netherlands] Algae-related companies which provides professional technical services, such as construction of photobioreactors (PBRs) for the niche market of algae industry have been facing challenges. Continue reading "Bubblebrush and Wavywind": An introduction to LGem's Photobioreactor System