[USA] With world population projected to exceed eight billion people by 2025, food security is already a pressing global problem. Continue reading Princeton scientists awarded grant to boost crop yields by adding algal organelle to plant
[USA] Two North Carolina dog owners are raising awareness of the dangers of blue-green algae after their beloved canines were killed Continue reading Three dogs suffer seizures and die after swimming in pond contaminated with toxic blue-green algae in North Carolina
[USA] In a shadowy corner of the Cooper Hewitt Museum on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, visitors may come across a mannequin Continue reading This raincoat made from algae offers a message of hope
[USA] Can the algae in Lake Okeechobee be extracted and turned into biofuel? An experiment conducted near the Moore Haven lock Continue reading Project could turn Lake Okeechobee algae into fuel
[USA] Last year, forbes denounced seaweed-based biofuel across the board in a strongly titled article called “An Algal Biofuel Continue reading Haley Zaremba: Is algal biofuel a lost cause?
[USA] Oregon State University created something of a sensation back in 2015 when researchers announced they discovered and Continue reading Whatever happened to the sensational seaweed that supposedly tastes like bacon?
[USA] A little over a year ago, CNN aired a segment about the future of food. “In 1800, there were a billion people on earth,” said Continue reading Lewis Page: The future of food is algae (again)
New research presents evidence that algae could have piggybacked on fungi to leave the water and to colonize the land, over 500 million Continue reading Algae living inside fungi: How land plants first evolved
[USA] It’s a case of grand larceny that could lead to new fuels and cleanup chemicals. Ten species of red algae stole about 1 percent of Continue reading Red algae steal genes from bacteria to cope with environmental stresses
[USA] University of South Florida researchers recently released a study on “brown macroalgae” or sargassum, the world’s largest Continue reading World’s largest seaweed bloom stretches from Africa to the Gulf of Mexico