VetiGel: Algae-Based Polymer Invented By Teenager Stops Bleeding In Seconds

[USA] Twenty-two-year-old Joe Landolina is one remarkable young man.

When Landolina was just 17, he created VetiGel, an algae-based polymer that stops a wound from bleeding. He is now the cofounder and CEO of the Continue reading VetiGel: Algae-Based Polymer Invented By Teenager Stops Bleeding In Seconds

Cayuga County Health Department reminds residents of blue-green algae protocol

[USA] This summer, the Cayuga County Health Department reminds residents to be cautious around algal blooms in county lakes, rivers and streams.

Determining the presence of harmful cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, can Continue reading Cayuga County Health Department reminds residents of blue-green algae protocol

Unprecedented toxic algae bloom now in Central Coast waters

[USA] Morro Bay – A massive algae bloom is here: NOAA scientists confirmed Wednesday they found the tail end of a bloom they’ve been tracking for months in the Santa Barbara Channel.

The alga is called Pseudo-nitzschia, and Continue reading Unprecedented toxic algae bloom now in Central Coast waters