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Study reveals profound patterns in globally important algae  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
A globally important ocean algae is mysteriously scarce in one of the most productive regions of the Atlantic Ocean, according to a new paper in Deep Sea Research I. A massive dataset... more
Profound patterns in globally important algae  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A globally important ocean algae is mysteriously scarce in one of the most productive regions of the Atlantic Ocean, according to a new article. A massive dataset has revealed patterns in the regions where Atlantic coccolithophores... more
Cellulose nanofiber filter from algae could save lives  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers show that a previously unexploited green macroalgae species could be used to extract cellulose nanofibers, which can then be formed into paper sheets with tailored pore size that are utilized for... more
Paper filter from local algae could save lives in Bangladesh  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
The problem of access to safe drinking water in most parts of Bangladesh is a persistent challenge. Now, a team of scientists from Uppsala University, Sweden, and Dhaka... more
Paper filter from local algae could save millions of lives in Bangladesh  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
The problem of access to safe drinking water in most parts of Bangladesh is a persistent challenge. Now, a team of scientists shows that... more
Image: Hubble's portrait of star's gaseous glow  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Although it looks more like an entity seen through a microscope than a telescope, this rounded object, named NGC 2022, is certainly not algae or tiny, blobby jellyfish. Instead, it is a vast orb... more
Toxic pond algae is killing dogs—how to protect your pooch  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Your dog bounds heedlessly into a local lake or pond, playfully splashing in the water. more
Everything you need to know about toxic algae blooms  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Green pond scum floating on a lake is not just unsightly. As animal lovers have learned the hard way, it can be deadly. more
Scientists discover key factors in how some algae harness solar energy  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Scientists have discovered how diatoms—a type of alga that produce 20 percent of the Earth's oxygen—harness solar energy for photosynthesis. more
Key factors in how some algae harness solar energy  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Scientists have discovered how diatoms -- a type of alga that produce 20 percent of the Earth's oxygen -- harness solar energy for photosynthesis. The discovery could help lead to... more
Protein factors increasing yield of a biofuel precursor in microscopic algae  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Scientists have identified a protein, Lipid Remodeling reguLator 1 (LRL1), in microscopic algae that is involved in the production of triacylglycerol, a biofuel precursor. They further... more
Protein factors increasing yield of a biofuel precursor in microscopic algae  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
As an alternative to traditional fossil fuels, biofuels represent a more environmentally friendly and sustainable fuel source. Plant or animal fats can be converted to biofuels... more
Rapid coral death and decay, not just bleaching, as marine heatwaves intensify  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
When ocean temperatures rise, corals are put at risk of a phenomenon known as bleaching, in which corals expel the algae living in their... more
The surprising merit of giant clam feces  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Young giant clams get necessary symbiotic algae from the feces of their parents, updating the age-old adage: one clam's trash is another clam's treasure. more
Uncovering how cyanobacteria edit their genomes  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Unique editing mechanisms in cyanobacteria, commonly known as blue-green algae, make them able to remove large sections of the genome to give cells the ability to fix nitrogen, when necessary. more
Missing link in algal photosynthesis found, offers opportunity to improve crop yields  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Photosynthesis is the natural process plants and algae utilize to capture sunlight and fix carbon dioxide into energy-rich sugars that fuel growth, development, and... more
Slow start for blue-green algae on Alberta lakes  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
There have been fewer health advisories than usual about blue-green algae in Alberta lakes this past summer but that doesn't mean the problem is going away, explained a University of Alberta biologist. more
Simpler than expected: A microbial community with small diversity cleans up algal blooms  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Algae blooms regularly make for pretty, swirly satellite photos of lakes and oceans. They also make the news occasionally for poisoning fish,... more
Simpler than expected: A microbial community with small diversity cleans up algal blooms  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Algae take up carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere and turn the carbon into biomass while releasing the oxygen back to the... more
This is the first fungus known to host complex algae inside its cells  SCIENCE-NEWS · 1 month
In the lab, an alga and a fungus teamed up to exchange food, similar to lichens. But instead of staying outside, the... more
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