[Germany] The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has built a worldwide one-of-a-kind technical facility for algae cultivation at the Ludwig Bölkow Campus Continue reading Efficient processes for the production of biokerosene and chemical intermediates
[Global] In a recent Hollywood movie “The Martian”, the main character, astronaut (also a botanist) Mark Watney (played by actor Matt Damon), was stuck on Mars and must rely on his own super-science knowledge to survive. Continue reading Rescue Matt Damon – How much Spirulina would be needed in order to survive on Mars for 400 days?
[USA] The Milford Laboratory, where the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration carries out research on life in Long Island Sound on everything from algae to oysters, will stage a free open house on Saturday. Continue reading NOAA’s Milford Lab to stage open house Saturday
[Global, USA] It’s official, our oceans are experiencing a coral bleaching event on a global scale. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Continue reading Global coral bleaching event: Third ever declared
[USA] Algal blooms are the biggest threat to natural and artificial aquifers. Formed as a result of warm temperatures, and consequently the development of large populations of cyanobacteria, Continue reading Scientists make battery electrodes from harmful algal blooms
[USA] What if the key components in your perfume could be grown in a lab rather than being found in a rare oasis in Australia? Continue reading Bio-engineered products hitting store shelves near you
[Japan, USA] DIC Corporation today announced the opening of the DIC/Earthrise Algae Research Center, a leading edge facility that will capitalize on Continue reading DIC Group opens DIC/Earthrise Algae Research Center in the USA