New algal artworks

I've worked on new designs for Society6, Redbubble, and Zazzle over the last months. Since I've been busy with algae, the influence is obvious. My artworks feature Chlorella, Dunaliella salina, and Porphyridium cruentum....

Dunaliella salina

D. salina is another algal species I’ve been growing. I find this one really endearing and quite fascinating. It’s an extremophile that can live in waters with very high salinity. For our experiment at home, we’ve also grown it in high salt concentration and it’s doing great. The species turns a vivid pinkish-red-orange colour...

BottleVoltaic

BottleVoltaic is an attempt at a kind of modular photobiochemical device using recycled materials to build an algal photo-microbial fuel cell. The algae is grown in a used PET bottle and the anode is made up of cut-up aluminium cans. The cathode is an old trusted sheet of platinum on carbon, the same as...