[USA] The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will receive $1 million to respond to communities facing health issues because of Continue reading Senate gives CDC $1 million to address illnesses from toxins
[USA] Plastic straws are increasingly becoming a thing of the past. Big companies continue to announce plans to eliminate plastic straws in Continue reading You can eat these compostable, eco-friendly straws
[Global] The Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite takes us over the North Sea, revealing a significant algae bloom covering most of the southern part. Continue reading Watch Earth from space: North sea algae bloom
[USA] Seaweed is an ingredient in everything from fertilizers to food products and the demand for it has never been higher. Scientists say Continue reading Is seaweed America’s next cash crop?
[USA] There’s a third type of algae lurking in local waters. The good news is that it’s not toxic. The bad news is that it can impact marine Continue reading Third species of algae, fueled by decomposing fish, is found blooming in Southwest Florida waters
[USA] Between October and April of every year, a “red tide” emerges along the southwest Florida coast. Red tides have occurred as far Continue reading Why is Florida experiencing its most toxic algae bloom in a decade?
[Global] Microalgae are the future since they can be used for renewable energy, food, fertilizer, and food stock. This study is Continue reading The invisible story of microalgae
[USA] A blanket of toxic red seaweed, dubbed ‘Red Tide’, has washed ashore on Florida’s southwest coast and brought with it lots of dead Continue reading Deadly red tide phenomena kills wave of animals in Florida – DANGER to humans warning
[USA] The photosynthetic sea slug, which lives off the U.S. East Coast, is becoming almost too rare to research. Continue reading Solar-powered slugs hide wild secrets—But they’re vanishing
[Zanzibar] Seaweed farming in Zanzibar is reportedly in danger due to an increase in the sea temperatures, threatening the livelihoods Continue reading Zanzibar seaweed farmers threatened by climate change