Makroalger - eksempelvis tang - der gror direkte på sten på havbunden, spiller en hidtil overset stor rolle i det globale klima.
Home Earth Environment September 12, 2016 September 12, 2016 Our understanding of the global carbon cycle has been reshaped by KAUST researchers who have helped to reveal a major role for the abundance of seaweed growing around the world's coasts.
September 13, 2016 - 09:24 Macroalgae, like seaweed, stores more carbon than scientists previously thought and should be included in climate models, say scientists.
This is an edited extract from Sunlight and Seaweed: An Argument for How to Feed, Power and Clean Up the World by Tim Flannery, published by Text Publishing.
Bren Smith, an ex-industrial trawler man, operates a farm in Long Island Sound, near New Haven, Connecticut.