Rows of plastic tubes with water and algae were part of a demonstration at a press conference to announce funding for using algae in carbon capture technology at  the UK Center for Applied Energy Research  in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 21, 2011. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff
Rows of plastic tubes with water and algae were part of a demonstration at a press conference to announce funding for using algae in carbon capture technology at the UK Center for Applied Energy Research in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 21, 2011. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff
Rows of plastic tubes with water and algae were part of a demonstration at a press conference to announce funding for using algae in carbon capture technology at the UK Center for Applied Energy Research in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 21, 2011. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff

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