A remarkable range of environmental conditions is present in the Hawaiian Islands due to their gradients of elevation, rainfall and island age. Despite being well known as a location for the study of evolutionary processes Continue reading The Hawaiian freshwater algae biodiversity survey (2009-2014): systematic and biogeographic trends with an emphasis on the macroalgae
World aquaculture is at a crossroads regarding one of its largest issues, fish in for fish out ratios. Approximately one third of the world’s fish catch is used to produce fishmeal and fish oil used as feedstock in the aquaculture industry Continue reading International Team of Scientists Exploring Use of Algae for Aquaculture Feedstock
A biosensor recently developed at Lund University in Sweden claims to be able to detect substances at 10,000 times lower concentrations than what is currently possible.
PhD student Lesedi Lebogang has Continue reading Detector tracks toxic algae blooms in drinking water
ALGAE WORLD NEWS welcomes the 35,000th pageview and 13,000th visitors on its 6th month of launching, according to Google analytic. We would like to Continue reading ALGAE WORLD NEWS is gaining readership population, according to Google Analytic
Diets that include a specific type of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid play a role in positive brain health, studies show.
A recent trial published online in PLOS-ONE Journal found that supplementation Continue reading Fatty acids from algae can benefit brain
COCOA, Fla. — Karen McLaughlin normally carries a flashlight for her nighttime kayak trips along Florida’s Banana River to spot any alligators resting on the banks. But these days, it’s the river itself that glows in the dark.
“It’s beautiful!” McLaughlin, an eco-tour Continue reading In Florida, a water-pollution warning that glows at night