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  • noun

Synonyms for cyanobacteria

predominantly photosynthetic prokaryotic organisms containing a blue pigment in addition to chlorophyll

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In the experiment, the team froze chlorophyll complexes from blue algae and shot them with sequences of ultrashort laser pulses, each lasting just 40 femtoseeonds, or millionths of a billionth of a second.
The two products are designed to work in synergy to help combat the signs of ageing by unleashing the renowned powers of a rare blue algae that has the ability to help lift the skin's appearance.
They contain a rare blue algae which makes the skin look clear and smooth.
We will see more activity in natural functionality--not added chemicals but natural substances like blue algae and echinacea," he says.
DAVID BABAII FOR WILDAID is an innovative line of hair care products made from an exclusive blend of exotic, natural and renewable ingredients including Blue Algae, White Ginger, Cupuacu Butter and Volcanic Ash.
We did this last year, getting people roped in, but they cancelled the event because of blue algae.
Members of the Get Hooked on Fishing group couldn't use the pond at Rowheath Park, in Heath Road, becaue of the the infestation of blue algae, which can kill fish and is harmful to humans.