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Lucy Jakub

Lucy Jakub is a former member of the editorial staff of The New York Review. (December 2020)

The Oldest Forest

The promise and pitfalls of commercializing kelp.

Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us

by Ruth Kassinger

Eat Like a Fish: My Adventures Farming the Ocean to Fight Climate Change

by Bren Smith

The Curious World of Seaweed

by Josie Iselin

Seaweed Chronicles: A World at the Water’s Edge

by Susan Hand Shetterly

December 17, 2020 issue

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