BlueNalu, a food company producing seafood directly from fish cells, has announced the successful completion of its $20 million Series A round of funding. This financing will enable BlueNalu to develop a good manufacturing practices (GMP) pilot production facility in San Diego, expand its world-class team, implement strategic alliances forContinue Reading

eoceana collaborative research

The eOceans app is for citizen scientists, scientists, and teams exploring and studying the world’s oceans. It was founded to make faster and more collaborative discoveries. It’s available in Android and iOS. This app captures ‘logs’ about the oceans in real-time. A ‘log’ takes about 30 seconds and captures enormousContinue Reading


Last week, we had a look at the companies that are removing the plastic from the ocean. Today, we are having a look at what other startups are doing by creating products made of recycled ocean plastic. Project Blu This company recycles plastics and turns them into pet products. ProjectContinue Reading

canada helps its maritime startups

Three Nova Scotia-based organizations announced they are undertaking new projects to further the momentum in the ocean sector, bring new employment to the Greater Halifax area and strengthen Canada’s position as a global leader in sustainable ocean practices. The work undertaken by DeNova Inc., the Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE)Continue Reading


Glowee is a living lighting energy from Lamps with bioluminescent micro-organisms, coming directly from the sea, at the crossroads of biomimicry and biotechnology, ready to revolutionize our way to produce, consume and light. Bioluminescence is the production and emission of light by some living organisms. In contrast to fluorescence, bioluminescenceContinue Reading

welcome to our new bold member Welcome to our new BOld member

At BOld, we are happy to welcome a new member to our team: Belén G. de Pablos. Belén joins the BOld team as CMO (Chief Marketing Officer). She brings expertise and experience in on-off marketing and communication, innovation and brand management gathered in the maritime sector over the past 20Continue Reading