2013

Galway, on the Irish west coastGalway, on the Irish west coast

Mingling with Finnish collegue Ulrika Björkman at the evening BBQMingling with Finnish collegue Ulrika Björkman at the evening BBQ

Let's play hurley!Let’s play hurley!

The city center is very cosy and interestingThe city center is very cosy and interesting

Galway is a beautiful townGalway is a beautiful town

Some marine species are really cool!Some marine species are really cool!

Some claim that going to conferences is only eating canapés. So we did some of that, too.Some claim that going to conferences is only eating canapés. So we did some of that, too.

Ulrika Björkman from Finland likes the Atlantic salinity!Ulrika Björkman from Finland likes the Atlantic salinity!

Jason Hall Spencer talks of ocean acidificationJason Hall Spencer talks of ocean acidification

Plenty of lovely brown seaweed at the pierPlenty of lovely brown seaweed at the pier

Galway cathedralGalway cathedral

The newly formed Fucus Appreciation Society at its very first meeetingThe newly formed Fucus Appreciation Society at its very first meeeting

Beautiful Atlantic Fucus vesiculosus!Beautiful Atlantic Fucus vesiculosus!

This looks so pretty! What a nice punch.

This looks so pretty! What a nice punch.

Jellyballs that you por drink on.

Jellyballs that you por drink on.

There were many exhibitors showing their products!

There were many exhibitors showing their products!

Sort of toffe flavoured jelly wrapped in banana leaf.

Sort of toffe flavoured jelly wrapped in banana leaf.

Brightly coloured seaweed looks ever so nice.

Brightly coloured seaweed looks ever so nice.

Jelly is a popular treat in Asia.

Jelly is a popular treat in Asia.

Seaweed juice was...interesting.

Seaweed juice was…interesting.

Roasted algae! My favourite!!

Roasted algae! My favourite!!

There is just no end to what can be done using seaweed!

There is just no end to what can be done using seaweed!


The statistics of participants at the 21st International Seaweed Symposium

The statistics of participants at the 21st International Seaweed Symposium

Mango mousse topped with a sprig of seaweed

Mango mousse topped with a sprig of seaweed

Chocolate eclair topped with pink seaweed

Chocolate eclair topped with pink seaweed

An up-and-coming use of seaweed is as biofuel.

An up-and-coming use of seaweed is as biofuel.

Is this not the perfect gift? I will give it to me.

Is this not the perfect gift? I will give it to me.

Läcker tånglunch!

Fancy seaweed luncheon!

Seaweed fine dining

Seaweed fine dining

Den SER ju läcker ut.

It LOOKS delicious.

Den smakar choklad, men...

It tastes like chocolate, but…

Alger, alger, alger!

Seaweed, seaweed, seaweed!

Mmmmm tångkorv!

Mmmmm seaweed sausage!

Cirkusen kommer till staden!

The circus is coming to town!

Den snygga konferensväskan.

The very nice symposium bag.

Frozen Fucus serratus

Frozen Fucus serratus

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