Seaweed extract fucoidan could be used to treat inflammation of the gut, research finds

[Australia] Tasmanian research has found a seaweed extract could be the key to combating inflammatory bowel disorders.

Bowel disorders such as ulcerative colitis can be debilitating and lead to a Continue reading Seaweed extract fucoidan could be used to treat inflammation of the gut, research finds

Did you hear the one about five men, their cars and a seaweed factory?

[Ireland] Ireland’s national trust An Taisce has raised objections to planning permission for a factory in Donegal as it would only by accessible by car.

The five employees that would be working there would be required to drive Continue reading Did you hear the one about five men, their cars and a seaweed factory?

Did decaying seaweed cause mysterious explosion on Rhode Island beach?

[USA] It’s been several days since a mysterious explosion propelled a beachgoer 10 feet into the air at Salty Brine Beach in Narragansett, Rhode Island, and authorities still have no idea why. Continue reading Did decaying seaweed cause mysterious explosion on Rhode Island beach?