[Global] Dense aggregations of tall, brown seaweeds are commonly found along temperate coastlines. These underwater kelp forests Continue reading Are microbes to blame for the loss of underwater seaweed forests?
[UK] The number of projects relating to climate change and renewables at this year’s BT Young Scientist and Technology Continue reading This Young Scientist project is turning algae into pints of the black stuff (crude oil, that is)
[USA] Shrimp, the United States’ most popular seafood, is notorious for being farmed using practices that destroy the environment. Continue reading Shrimp made from algae that looks and tastes like the real thing
[USA] “Nature sometimes isn’t pretty,” said University of Maryland environmental scientist Peter May, grabbing a clump of slimy Continue reading Steve Baragona: Algae harnessed to make clean water, clean power
[UK] If you’re concerned about the lack of trees in cities, there may be something in the works to help calm you down. Photo.Synth.Etica Continue reading This algae curtain may lead to healthier air in cities
[USA] Three University of North Carolina Chapel Hill students are cultivating seaweed at a farm in Sea Level to be used as a Continue reading Combating global warming with seaweed
[Austria] Ecoduna, a biotech start-up in Austria, constructed one of the largest vertical photobioreactor in Europe for the production of microalgae. Continue reading Biotech company built a 230 kilometers vertical photobioreactor in just 10 months
[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