[Global] The bacteria that 3.5 billion years ago were largely responsible for the creation of a breathable atmosphere on Earth Continue reading Pushing the limit: could cyanobacteria terraform Mars?
[Japan] A new microscopy system can visualize the production of metabolites in living cells. Fluorogenic aptamers that fluoresce Continue reading Measuring metabolites in algae one cell at a time
[UK] Corneas have been grown in a British laboratory by scientists using adult stem cells, 3D printers and a carbohydrate found in Continue reading Scientists use adult stem cells – and seaweed bio-ink – to grow corneas
[USA] A specific carbohydrate found in nori seaweed could help drive changes to our gut bacteria by encouraging the growth of Continue reading Can seaweed help modify your microbiome?
[Spain] For the second year in a row, an independent study conducted by the iMiDRA has demonstrated the effectiveness of AlgaEnergy’s Continue reading Microalgae biostimulant to increase the productivity and taste of melon
[Australia] If you think algae is slimy, green and, well, boring — think again. The humble microorganism has been given a neon makeover Continue reading Vivid Sydney gets Living Lights with neon algae
[USA] Even the best human-engineered solar cell is essentially a clunky dial-up modem compared to the sleek high-speed efficiency of Continue reading Biophysicist works toward bio-inspired solar cell
[Global] A coral reef is an animal high-rise hosting an algal co-op. Each efficiency apartment in the calcium carbonate complex is Continue reading Jennifer Frazer: Algae living inside salamanders aren’t happy about the situation
[USA] Eric Poliner and a team of MSU scientists in the Farre and Benninglabs have released a new genetic engineering Continue reading A new DNA editing toolkit for the alga Nannochloropsis
[USA] Jonathan Trent of the OMEGA Global Initiative explains how his efforts to study the possibility of living on Mars paved the way for Continue reading This project is attempting to repurpose algae