We all know spirulina is a superfood, but many people are still shy of using it for some reason. Oh wait — perhaps I know. It’s the alarming bright green color, right? Or is it the funky seaweed smell? Whatever your reasons,… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons You Need More Spirulina in Your Life
Coral and seaweed choose the bacteria that float in the waters above tropical reefs, a study of marine microbes suggests.
Microbial ecologist Linda Kelly of… Continue reading Near reefs, microbial mix dictated by coral and algae
Sunbathers had to dig though a carpet of slime to find the sand when an entire beach was coated in seaweed – leaving it bright green.
Families arriving at Preston Beach, near Torquay, Devon, found the half-mile… Continue reading Golden sands turn bright GREEN as seaweed goes mad in Devon
Danish waters are well-equipped to take advantage of a lucrative farming opportunity, but it must be done with respect for the marine environment.
Denmark and the Netherlands are among the most intensively farmed… Continue reading Introducing this century’s potato: seaweed served from the bed of the ocean
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) – Experts have raised concerns that continued removal of larger-then-normal amounts of seaweed from Galveston beaches could affect nesting of endangered turtles… Continue reading Galveston Seaweed Raises More Turtle Concerns
BUGUEY, Cagayan, June 27 (PIA) – Expect the guraman (Glacilaria) of this coastal municipality to be laced with soybean, the Bureau of Fisheries an Aquatic Resources region 2 said… Continue reading Women’s group value adds seaweeds
PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan, June 27 (PIA) — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) – Mimaropa is helping in the rehabilitation of the seaweeds farms destroyed by bad weather and typhoon Yolanda last year… Continue reading Seaweeds farms in Palawan undergo rehabilitation
MYSORE: The Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL) has created seaweed toffees, energy bars, and ready-to-eat meals for the Indian Navy.
The products are said to be a result of path-breaking research in a hitherto unexplored field. The foods have reached the demonstration and induction stage, scientists told Express during a lab visit… Continue reading Lab Creates Seaweed Meals to Help Indian Navy
Algae could be a valuable replacement to salt in bread but price and negative perception issues must be overcome,
according to Pinar Hosafci, Euromonitor International food analyst.
Figures show that bread accounted… Continue reading Analyst: Algae offers excellent opportunities for salt replacement in bread
PUNE: The discovery of a new species of macroalgae along the coast at south Goa could open up vast reserves of biofuel besides providing raw material for anti-cancer drugs.
A variety of macro algae was last discovered some 45 years back in… Continue reading New algae species could provide valuable biofuel