Cyclotella paleo-ocellata

A palaeoecological tale of Cyclotella paleo-ocellata from Lake Kinneret.

Diatom blooms and their effects on human health

Humans have long benefited from algae in many ways; from breathing the oxygen released during photosynthesis or consuming algae and organisms that feed on algae, to using their components and extracts in everything from foods to fuels, medicines and cosmetics. However, as Paracelsus wisely said, “All things are poison, and nothing is without poison, the […]