Lack of scalability still prevents algae and plant proteins from being used as major food sources, according to Mars chief agricultural officer Howard-Yana Shapiro.
Discussion of algae’s potential as a Continue reading Algae and plant protein potential limited by scale, says Mars agriculture chief
A toxic algal bloom in a California lake has led to the death of three dogs, and officials think that the state’s dry, warm weather is helping fuel the bloom.
The dogs all drank from Lake Chabot, a man-made lake in Alameda County, CA Continue reading Unseasonal Toxic Algae Bloom In California Lake Kills Three Dogs
(Nanowerk News) Biofuels made from plant-produced oils are an attractive alternative to fossil fuels. However, the enormous amount of arable land needed for production and the competition between their uses as food/feed and fuel present obstacles to the production of biofuels from crops. These Continue reading Toward the next biofuel: Secrets of Fistulifera solaris
If you want to undertake doctoral research and training as part of an international and highly inter-disciplinary team, combining a unique and ambitious theoretical, field, hands-on training and research, then ALFF is the programme Continue reading 15 PhD positions in Algal Research and Biotechnology