[North Korea] North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspected a seaweed-processing facility in Pyongyang, calling for an increase in the output of laver and other products, the North’s media said Saturday. Continue reading North Korean leader inspects seaweed-processing plant
[USA] Whether or not you’re a vegetarian or vegan, it may be time to set your sights on algae, quinoa, and legumes for healthier, fiber-packed sources of protein.
Scientists emphasized the potential of Continue reading If You’re Looking For Alternative Protein Foods, Choose Algae, Quinoa, And Legumes
[USA] Biocrude oil obtained from hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL) of algae can be an energy-efficient replacement for the fossil crude oil normally used in the production of fuels. HTL is a high-pressure, high-temperature process that allows scientists to mimic, in a matter of minutes, the natural geological Continue reading Improving algal biocrude from hydrothermal liquefaction
[USA] A year after announcing the success of its pilot biofuel plant in Daphne, Algae Systems has halted operations on Mobile Bay as it courts more investors.
The company’s process — developed, in part, by NASA – uses disinfected Continue reading It's make-or-break time for algae-biofuel company in Daphne
[USA] Seaweed is piling up on beaches in southern Palm Beach County.
Environmentalists say it’s common to see this during the summer– but say this week seaweed is piling up in bigger amounts than normal. Continue reading Seaweed piles up on southern Palm Beach County
[Qatar] The Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) at CAS hosted recently a workshop entitled “Microalgal Technologies and Applications”. Continue reading CAS hosts workshop on microalgal technologies and applications