The effects of climate change have sparked a bloom of microscopic algae across the Antarctic peninsula.
An unassuming yet potentially deadly type of algae has appeared in large quantities along the coast of France.
The existence of algae high up in the Andes Mountains hints at the possibility of life on distant, icy worlds.
A sea algae boom has been credited with the rise of the first complex life forms in Earth's distant past.
The pristine white of the Arctic landscape seems to have been turning a rather unusual shade of pink.
Microscopic algae found on the side of a research balloon is being hailed as evidence of alien life.
The world's first building to be powered by algae is being piloted in Hamburg by engineering firm Arup.
Several beaches in Sydney have been closed by officials as red algae turned the water a deep red.
Poisonous algae and jellyfish are being found in British waters due to warmer ocean temperatures
Photosynthetic algae have been found inside the cells of a vertebrate for the first time.
Fires, floods and algae converge to showcase nature at its most exotic - a lake that glows in the dark.
For years scientists have been working to create new types of batteries that are thin, durable and composed of non-metal...
A new study suggests that algae could be responsible for the extinction of many of the world's prehistoric species, with...
NASA are investigating the possibility of farming algae as a cheap and clean way to produce an alternative to foreign oi...
Scientists are looking in to algae as a potential means with which to save the world by using it to help remove greenhou...