A podcast about algae.
Episode 29. Seaweed & Vikings with Thorkil Johansson
51:44In this episode of AlgaTalk, we learn about the connection between Seaweed and Vikings. Sit down with Thorkil Johansson as we discuss how Vikings used algae in their explorations across the North Atlantic. Discover a new side to these Norsemen from across Scandinavian Europe and their kinship with phycology. Links [...] The post Episode 29. Seaweed & Vikings with Thorkil Johansson appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 28. An Interview with AlgaHealth and Its Innovative Fucoxanthin
42:02Sit down with two experienced algae farmers in this new episode and learn about the powerful pigment, Fucoxanthin. This pigment helps algae absorb the UV light from the sun for photosynthesis and can help people live longer, happier, and healthier lifestyles. Learn about how AlgaHealth got started, how it dealt [...] The post Episode 28. An Interview with AlgaHealth and Its Innovative Fucoxanthin appeared first on AlgaTalk.
AlgaTalk News: Halloween Special
21:11Happy Algoween! AlgaTalk has a Halloween special episode of AlgaNews, which we call Algae Booooos. Explore with Jack as he travels through algae time and space, thanks to a potion gifted by AlgaTalk co-host Ivan for Halloween. Jack travels to the 1800s and visits the graveyard of famous phycological pioneers. [...] The post AlgaTalk News: Halloween Special appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 27. World Algae Day with Jorg Ullman
1:17:21It’s World Algae Day! And AlgaTalk is celebrating with an interview with the day’s creator Jorg Ullmann. We discuss fostering customer awareness of algae and how to create the most buzz for these sea vegetables. Jorg takes us through his career with algae and explains how he reached the point [...] The post Episode 27. World Algae Day with Jorg Ullman appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 26. Algae Spacewatching with Dr Lauren Biermann
44:05Show notes and links: Dr Lauren Biermann 🌱@LaurenBiermannLinkedIn [email protected] marine labEuropean sat websiteGreen Tides paper Louise Schreyers @LouiseSchreyers LinkedIn profile Hey there algatalkers. Welcome to another episode of the Algatalk Podcast. In this episode, Jack talks with Dr Lauren Biermann, who is a marine remote sensing scientist with a background in [...] The post Episode 26. Algae Spacewatching with Dr Lauren Biermann appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Bonus. AlgaTalk News: The Algae News Show Episode #1
19:20Hello there! It’s us again, we’re back. Say what, do you like trying new things? Here at AlgaTalk we definitely do. And this bonus thing in your feed is our new project called “AlgaTalk News”. This file you see in your feed now is an audio version of a YouTube [...] The post Bonus. AlgaTalk News: The Algae News Show Episode #1 appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 25. Seaweeds of Morocco with Younes Boundir
39:48Just when you may have lost any hope to hear from your favourite algae talk host, Jack is back with another amazing episode. This one is a bit of a time travel episode as it was actually recorded way back in 2019. BC (before Corona) as they say nowadays. It [...] The post Episode 25. Seaweeds of Morocco with Younes Boundir appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 24. BPS Chronicles: A Portable Microscope, Algae Oil and Photobioreactors
57:53A long time ago, in January 2020, when the pandemic was merely a phantom menace and people could go outside and travel (unimaginable!), way back then Jack visited the British Phycological Society conference and interviewed a lot of people. So many that we’re still processing those tapes, and in this [...] The post Episode 24. BPS Chronicles: A Portable Microscope, Algae Oil and Photobioreactors appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 23. Using Algae to Fight Diseases (including COVID-19)
38:26In this episode, Jack is joined by Eyal Ronen from TransAlgae, a company that has developed an algae-based platform for oral delivery of medicine. Previously on the show, we had talked about different ways algae can be used in disease treatment, whether being medicine or as in this case delivering [...] The post Episode 23. Using Algae to Fight Diseases (including COVID-19) appeared first on AlgaTalk.
Episode 22. Discovering Algae Design Capabilities with Samuel Iliffe
42:05Remember when life was easier way back when? Long long two weeks ago? Well, those were the days! We used to talk about algae on this podcast, but guess what, we’re are still doing it! In this new episode (delivered to you absolutely coronavirus free via the internet) Jack talks [...] The post Episode 22. Discovering Algae Design Capabilities with Samuel Iliffe appeared first on AlgaTalk.