[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
[Germany] In collaboration with fellow researchers, chemists at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed a process Continue reading How algae could sustainably reduce the carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere
[UK] The London-based architectural practice ecoLogicStudio, which specializes in bio-digital design, has developed a large-scale Continue reading Urban design practice ecoLogicStudio harvests photosynthetic microalgae to help de-carbonize our cities
[Netherlands] Two Dutch scientists are using algae to replace plastics throughout their city – and if their mission proves successful, they Continue reading Scientists are replacing plastic with algae, a revolutionary idea that can suck carbon out of the air
[India] Biorefineries which run on microalgae make for unconventional alternatives to satisfy our ever-growing thirst for Continue reading Reaping profits from microalgal biorefineries
[USA] A University of Florida scientist will use the International Space Station to see if algae can help recycle carbon dioxide and Continue reading University of Florida researcher to experiment with algae in space
[Global] It’s very easy to forget that complex life on Earth almost missed the boat entirely. As the Sun’s luminosity gradually increases, Continue reading How cyanobacteria could help save the planet
[Japan] Out at sea, a scientist holds a plankton sample up to the light and observes the shimmering contents. This sparkling spectacle is Continue reading Symbiotic plankton: providers or parasites?
[China, France] French studio XTU Architects has developed a concept for four twisting glass towers in Hangzhou, China, featuring Continue reading XTU Architects proposes algae-covered towers for Hangzhou
[Global] Cows and sheep are some of my very favorite animals. They are cute, docile, and conjure up childhood memories of delight seeing Continue reading Kerry Bazany: Feeding livestock seaweed?