Monofilament fishing line is not what you expect to see on the deep ocean floor. What would your response be if I told that enough…View More Taking Fish and Leaving Trash
Out of Science Online 2010 came many things, perhaps the best for Kevin and I is Miriam joining us from Oyster’s Garter. Let’s just say…View More Miriam Joins Us At DSN
In 18 days it will be the 25th anniversary of the California Coastal Cleanup Day. If you need a reason to participate, conservationist J. Nichols…View More Reminder: California Coastal Cleanup Day
Kudos to Chief Scientist Goldstein for the great interview on NPR’s Science Friday with Ira Flatow today. Be sure to listen to the 6 min.…View More SEAPLEX on NPR Science Friday!
I hope you are following along on the SEAPLEX blog. A great post about the kinds of gear used in open-water oceanography. But better than…View More Seeking the Science of the Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch
This Sunday, August 2nd, a major scientific expedition to study the issue of plastic accumulation in the North Pacific Gyre will depart San Diego. The…View More U Hav Plasicz In Yr Oceanuz
I am absolutely horrible about remembering to bring in my cloth sacks to the grocery store. It is quite shameful too considering my background and…View More My World Ocean Day Wish – Kevin Z
In my ever growing list of human induced threats to sea animals, plastic bags rank number two after commercial fisheries. Fishing harms animals directly by…View More TGIF videos: Plastic Fight Club