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Cyanobacteria – The Photosynthesis Pioneer

This article was originally published on RiAus (7th July 2015)


Satellite image of a cyanobacteria algae bloom in Lake Eerie in October 2011   Source:MERIS/NASA… 1.047 kata lagi

Earth’s Daily Rotation Period Encoded in an Atomic-level Protein Structure

The clock in a clock: how ancient cyanobacteria record earth’s time with small clocks

Biological clocks are tiny pacemakers that set the pace of an organism’s biochemical processes to keep time with the earth’s rotation period. 457 kata lagi


Before there were Plants: Cyanobacteria and Photosynthesis

Life requires a great deal of energy to sustain itself. Every single living cell in our body is constantly screaming out for it. It’s the reason we must eat food – to not only to supply building blocks for new cells, but to satisfy our cells’ enormous energy demand. 784 kata lagi


An ode to the blue-green algae

We are often told that it is trees and plants that fix sun’s energy and make food available through photosynthesis for all life forms on earth. 564 kata lagi

Food And Ecology

Jamaica Pond Water Activities Shut Down After Algae Bloom

BOSTON (AP) — Jamaica Pond has been temporarily closed to water activities because of a suspected algae bloom.

The Boston Public Health Commission said Monday that the blue-green algae, known as cyanobacteria, can produce toxins that make people and pets sick. 104 kata lagi


The Moss Catastrphe

A semblance of soil on the firmament

Moss kicks off the first mass extinction

Way back in the day

Changing radically the mineral balance

Changing radically the gas balance… 36 kata lagi