Those damned viruses are always complicating things
Yeah, but it's not really white. It's only white because of diffraction
and reflection, not colour... Same as salt and sugar. They're actually
colourless, not white.
No problems with asking any questions you want! The only reason I posted
that bit at the top about whether it was a serious question is that, on
this group, it's sometimes hard to tell... there's always people posting
strange things and often they're obviously not serious... so ask all you
Yeah, the colour you see is not associated with the DNA of the algae,
anymore than it is associated with the gree colour of plant leaves, the
red colour of an apple or anything else. An overly simplified
explanation is that the DNA is just a long set of instructions for how a
cell should construct it's components.
Hope that makes some sense.