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Design These Designers Want To Spark A New Maker's Revolution With Algae Plastic

A pair of Dutch designers imagine a world that produces negative emissions, starting with algae plastic for 3D printing

Food & Beverage This Algae-Producing Biodome Might Be The Future of Food

A bioreactor from IKEA's future lab can produce mass quantities of algae, which has surprising benefits as a food source

Fashion & Apparel Sustainable Sneaker Made From Algae

Vivobarefoot designed the Ultra III using algae gathered from fresh water sources

This Proposed City Could Be The First To Run On Algae

A winning design for a new sovereign city-state is completely car-free and carbon-neutral

Innovation Time-Lapse Ink Makes Any Caricature Come to Life

Living Ink is bio-ink that lets users create illustrations—like Mr. T...Rex—that slowly appear on the page

Design Canopy Made Of Algae Creates Clean Air For Urban Areas

Algaetecture uses micro-algae photosynthesis to produce the same amount of oxygen as four hectares of woodland.

Advertising PSFK's Top Five Stories Of The Week

Portraits created from DNA, a road elevator for bikes and an edible water bottle were top stories this week.

Home Micro-Algae Factories Could Be A Food And Energy Source For The Home

What looks like a household bauble accessory actually satisfies some of homeowners daily needs.

Innovation Scientists Create Crude Oil From Algae In Minutes

A resolution to some energy problems could be as close as the nearest scummy pond.

Innovation Urban Rooftop Farms Produce Edible, Nutritious Algae [Pics]

Unused space on a Bangkok skyscraper is transformed into a production site for this super food.

Innovation Futuristic Algae-Filled Suit Feeds Off Wearer’s Breath [Video]

Bionic suit uses algae's photosynthesis to keep people alive.

Work Algae Grows Material That Is Stronger Than Steel

Scientists have been working on a project to engineer biological materials for the production of nanocellulose.

Home 17-Year-Old Creates Algae-Powered Biofuel In Her Bedroom Lab

Sara Volz won this year’s Intel Science Talent Search by examining the potential for algae to become an economically viable fuel.

Design Building Powered By Algae Growing On Its Facade

The BIQ house will use microalgae to generate renewable energy for the building while also providing shade.