I’ve always been a big fan of science communication and the ability to tell compelling stories through alternate forms of media- especially video. Gloop, by…View More GLOOP.
Because I haven’t written an update on the Ocean Cleanup and Boyan Slat in a while… They deployed a 100-m long prototype that is really…View More What did the Boyan Slat and the Ocean Cleanup do last summer?
Judging from the number of emails Miriam and I received from reporters today, the general public wants to hear what we have to say about…View More The Ocean Cleanup deployed a prototype and I honestly have A LOT of questions
You might think that to clean up the problem of plastic in the ocean, you should place your cleanup device where there is the most…View More Where is the best place to put your ocean cleanup device? Not where currently proposed.
1. It’s Getting Hot in Here. 2. One Fish. Two Fish. Red Fish… No Fish. 3. Snow Caps Cones for Everyone. 4. Too…View More 10 Reasons Why the Ocean’s Struggle is Real
“Artivism: An explosion of creativity, a marrying of art and activism” Over the past three years, street artists across the globe have taken up their brushes, prepped…View More The Art of Saving Our Seas
This is a guest post by Chelsea Rochman. Chelsea is a post-doc at the University of California Davis. This is her fourth guest post at DSN, and the first one…View More A story about fish, plastic debris and sex
Worried about plastic in the ocean? Then get off your rumpus this weekend and do something about it! It’s International Coastal Cleanup Day this Saturday,…View More Go forth and plunder some trash for International Coastal Cleanup Day this Saturday
Given the recent surge of interest in engineering designs for plastic clean up of the oceans, I have decided to review the top ten plastic clean…View More The Top 10 Engineering Designs to Clean Up Plastics In the Oceans: You Won't Believe What We Found!
INTRODUCTION This is the second of a two-part post. In the first installment, Kim presented alternatives to this project. This installment is a collaboration between…View More The Ocean Cleanup, Part 2: Technical review of the feasibility study