A bright aqua bloom of phytoplankton dances in the Leeuwin Current, off the coast of Western Australia, in a newly released satellite photo.
On the left of this image, created by NASA’s Earth Observatory, is a map of sea surface temperatures on June 6. The warmer colors outline the Leeuwin Current, which flows from the equator… Continue reading Life Blooms on Swirling Ocean Current
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 2, 2014) – BlueOcean NutraSciences Inc. (“BlueOcean”) (TSX VENTURE:BOC) will demonstrate its algae production system at the… Continue reading BlueOcean NutraSciences Inc. to Demo AlgaOmega(TM) Algae Production System at Arizona Center for Algae Technology and Innovation (“AzCATI”)
(Reuters) – Most coral reefs in the Caribbean could vanish in the next two decades, hit by the loss of fish and sea urchins that eat a slime of coral-smothering algae, a U.N.-backed study said on Wednesday… Continue reading Hit by slime, Caribbean corals could vanish in two decades: report
Gulf Coast residents have entered their third month of dealing with a smelly, spongy, slimy scourge.
Sargassum, a free-floating type of seaweed, has washed up day after day on beaches from the Florida Keys… Continue reading Why Sargasso Sea? Gulf Coast’s plea over origins of seaweed stink
Entaire Global Companies, Inc. (Entaire) has announced the appointment of Entaire CEO Jonathan D. Rosen to the board of directors of Indianapolis, Indiana-based Algaeon, Inc., a developer of algae derived human nutraceuticals… Continue reading Rosen named to Algaeon board of directors
The Dept. of Health says the recent algae bloom on Kauai is nothing new to the islands.
Officials say the substance, which prompted a brown water advisory for… Continue reading Health department says algae blooms are not new to Hawaii
UTS research into the genetic makeup of often harmful algae is increasing our understanding of how marine biotoxins can damage global seafood industries and human health…
Despite marine organisms fuelling our… Continue reading New research sheds light on the genetic secrets of deadly algae
Avoca, a division of New Jersey ingredient supplier Pharmachem Laboratories, has signed a deal to commercialize
astaxanthin with biotech company Synthetic Genomics Inc.
SGI will supply the biomass and… Continue reading Phamachem signs deal for vertically integrated, US-made astaxanthin
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