Category Archives: Seaweed

Seaweed refers to several species of marine macroscopic or multicellular algae. The term includes some types of red, brown, and green algae, which are classified by the presence of some particular type of photosynthetic pigments.

2nd International Conference on Algal Biorefinery: A potential source of food, feed, biochemicals, biofuels and biofertilizers

The Bioenergy Group, Department of Environmental Engineering,Technical University of Denmark has initiated the 2nd International Conference on Algal Biorefinery: A potential source of food, feed, biochemical, biofuels and biofertilizers in 2014 with the aims to share research experience on aquatic biomass resources, both micro-,… Continue reading 2nd International Conference on Algal Biorefinery: A potential source of food, feed, biochemicals, biofuels and biofertilizers

Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf (seaweed) Using Silk

Stop the Green Dream presses. Julian Melchiorri has built a leaf that absorbs CO2 and sunlight and produces oxygen. Rather than just growing a plant like most of us who want leaves in our lives, Melchiorri’s work got positively semi-scientific… Continue reading Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf (seaweed) Using Silk