[Switzerland] Mercury causes severe neurological disorders in people who have consumed highly contaminated fish. Whereas we Continue reading Mercury is altering gene expression in algae
[UK] Seaweed could be used to extract radioactive strontium from tonnes of sludge at the former Dounreay nuclear site in Scotland. Continue reading Seaweed to be used to tackle radioactive sludge
Mercury pollution at a Superfund site adjacent to a New Hampshire river is becoming more toxic because of algae in the river.
Transformation of the mercury into Continue reading Bioaccumulation by algae makes mercury pollution at Superfund site more toxic
Q: I’m five months pregnant and just read new guidelines that say pregnant women should eat more fish. But there are all these warnings about avoiding some fish because they contain mercury! What’s the solution? — Sally P., Carbondale, Illinois… Continue reading Drs. Oz and Roizen: Algal omega-3s and pregnancy