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Artist’s diatom artworks reveal astonishing microscopic world

There is a whole other world that is smaller than our eyes can perceive. Diatoms are among these; these single-celled algal organisms are some of the most ecologically significant and abundant, and are also some of the most distinctive, displaying beautiful, natural forms, thanks to their cell walls made of silica. They could also be part Continue reading Artist’s diatom artworks reveal astonishing microscopic world

Algae Biomass Advocates Push Past Exuberance, Aim for Sustainability

Ice shut down Houston for the second time in five days recently, a weather event that, in its sheer strangeness, seemed a fitting backdrop for a gathering of alternative fuel advocates in Big Oil’s backyard…

I drove on an unusually empty Interstate… Continue reading Algae Biomass Advocates Push Past Exuberance, Aim for Sustainability