Urchins are marine invertebrates that mould the biological richness of marine grounds. However, an excessive proliferation of urchins may also have severe ecological consequences on marine grounds as they reduce algal cover and affect the survival of other marine species. To explore global Continue reading How can we avoid kelp beds turning into barren grounds?
Tourists were left panicked at a holiday resort after the ocean turned blood red overnight – leading many to believe that somebody had perhaps been attacked by a shark.
Pictures of a crimson tide crashing onto Continue reading Holidaymakers panic as sea turns blood red
[USA] When University of Georgia ecology professor Jeb Byers first came to Georgia, he figured seaweed wasn’t on the list of species to study.
“They said you’re not gonna ever see seaweed again,” Byers recalled. “It Continue reading An invasive seaweed settles in its Georgia niche
Under the guidance of their principals, many primaries schools in Kigali city have started to breed a blue-green algae called spirulina, widely believed to contain a miraculous array of vitamins, minerals and nutrients.
At the primary school of Nyamirambo, Continue reading Rwanda vows to eradicate children malnutrition with Spirulina