There has been allot of buzz today about Algae being used as a substitute for fossil fuels. There has been allot of talk of this for many years but it has recently ramped up its efforts. Exxon Mobile this year invested 600 BILLION dollars into Algae, that should tell you something about how confident they are in oil being around for the long term. Its sickening to think what Exxon spends on its pet projects is over half of our national budget. Here is a great video about how Algae production and use is a viable alternative.