[Global] Less than a decade ago, biofuels were set to take the energy world by storm. They promised a low-carbon alternative to gasoline, while advances in algae technology were taking biofuels beyond the traditional soybeans and corn. In 2015, the contrast could not be starker. Continue reading Do biofuels still have a place in the global energy mix?
[Argentine, Canada, USA] What colour is snow? At first, it seems like an easy answer. Anyone who has seen snow will know it is white, the reason being because it reflects almost all visible light incident upon it. Continue reading Snow isn’t all white: How ice crystals and algae can cause it to look red and blue
[Argentine, Chile] Seaweed. The world’s only village exclusively dedicated to collecting marine algae is in Chubut, Continue reading The one dish to eat in Argentine Patagonia is… seaweed
[Argentine, USA] The green stuff that clouds up fish tanks – it’s not just an aesthetic annoyance. In fact, if you’ve been watching recent news of algal bloom concerns in Lake Erie, Continue reading Algal growth a blooming problem, space station to help monitor