A silly question? Whilst most people would not fall into the ‘trap’ and suggest that it’s green*, it’s probably a fairly safe bet to say that Greenland is...
Tag - algae
High light activates the xanthophyll cycle and increases the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS), such as hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), but the...
This study examines pectins to understand the changes in cell wall structure associated with the transition from algae to land-plants.
Tons of alternative tree uses! Trees, helping to make the world an even more amazing place.
Would you recognise a desert if it was covered in water? What I mean by that is if somewhere that should be covered in forest were barren and empty, would you...
It is more advantageous for some bromeliads to obtain ant-derived nutrients via its roots than to eat them.
Astaxanthin is nearly as expensive as gold. Unless you grow it in a pond.
17 year old Sara Volz wins $100 000 scholarship from Intel Science Talent Search for her experiment on algae that she kept under her bed.
Although red algae contain green chlorophyll, their red coloration is a result of large amounts of non-green pigments such as phycoerythrin.
This paper compiles and discusses all currently available nuclear genome size data for red algae in relation to their most recent taxonomic classification.