Kelp

Boat on Long Island Sound. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Long Island Sound Cash Crop Makes Its Way To Manhattan Tables

In spite of what you might think, this new cash crop isn’t shell-fish, it’s kelp. The superfood is loaded with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, and is being served up at local restaurants.

06/20/2013

Karim Kharbouch (credit: Connecticut Science Fair Association, Inc.)

Bridgeport High School Student Creates Flexible Seaweed Battery

Among the finalists up for the Intel science prize tonight is Karim Kharbouch, a 17-year-old from the Bridgeport Regional Aquaculture Science and Technology Education Center.

05/16/2013