Japanese's Algae Biomass Bioenergy Development Research Center Established

[Japan] A new research organization, the Algae Biomass Energy System Development Research Center, was established at the University of Tsukuba on July 1. The center is headed by Professor Makoto Watanabe of the University of Tsukuba. Continue reading Japanese's Algae Biomass Bioenergy Development Research Center Established

Indian experts: Marine algae and their compounds as health and nutrition

[India] The global hunger index (GHI) ranks India high with regard to proportion of calorie-deficient or undernourished population and prevalence of underweight children up to the age of five and their mortality. Continue reading Indian experts: Marine algae and their compounds as health and nutrition

Stunning images as ocean in Turkey becomes the new red sea

[Turkey] An astonishing crimson hue sweeps across the salt lake Tuz Golu in Aksaray, Turkey . The colour, caused by the algae Dunaliella salina, disappears in winter. Dunaliella salina is a type of halophile green microalgae especially found in sea salt fields. Continue reading Stunning images as ocean in Turkey becomes the new red sea