Environmental Chemistry

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Win: Bloom

From food to fuel, fertiliser and plastic production, Kassinger charts the applications of algae and meets the algae innovators working towards a more sustainable future.  


Algal biofuels face diverse pathogens

DNA analysis of a predatory bacterium has revealed a much higher level of genetic diversity than previously thought, posing a threat to the algae biofuel industry.

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Reproducibility comes as standard (part 1)

Science's reproducibility crisis is a big challenge and one that needs to be overcome quickly. In the first of a two-part feature, Gerhard Noelken from The Pistoia Alliance explains that the way data…

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In his element

We spoke to astrobiologist Robert Hazen whose new book, Symphony in C, draws parallels between carbon and music to help explain why the element is so essential to understanding cosmic evolution...