[UK, USA] President Obama has revealed new environmental restrictions that could see hundreds of coal-fired power plants shut down and increased implementation of renewable energy technologies. In a video released Continue reading Obama Unveils Tough New Plans To Combat Climate Change
Record high River and Lake temperatures with low water levels have allowed Toxic Algae an opportunity to take hold in local waterways. Portland inventor, and founder of Solardyne has launched the SunBreather project to Continue reading Solar oxygenator battles toxic algae
[UK] Plans have been unveiled that will see mainland Britain’s first commercial-scale seaweed farm set up in Scottish waters later this Continue reading Seaweed farm to begin production off Argyll coast
[Germany] Is space an alternative when the City of the Future becomes too crowded? Years will have passed by the time astronauts embark on their way to Mars. But scientists at the University of Stuttgart are already developing Continue reading Scientists in Stuttgart are developing algae-based sustenance systems for life in space
[USA] It’s interesting how what passes for geekiness changes over time.
Consider the once unhip phycologist, a biologist specializing in the study of algae.
Just a few years ago, most adults would sooner watch TV in their parents’ basement than be cornered at a party by Continue reading Algae studies not just for geeks