Out of sight out of mind is the typical culture with regard to the deep seas. How can something so far away and so isolated…View More Trash In The Deep Sea
The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report put out by the Centers for Disease Control makes for fascinating reading sometimes. One came out recently that contains…View More You want mustard with that clam?
News of an rogue iron-dumping experiment off British Columbia, Canada, broke in the Guardian on Monday, and was followed up by the New York Times, the…View More Satellite imagery of the rogue Canadian iron dumping experiment
The Planktos Incident continues. Just when I thought it had died. Russ George, former head of the defunct Planktos, has decided to, despite the scientific…View More Here We Go Again With Dumping Iron Into the Ocean
With Mardi Gras recently passing, I was privileged to partake of a King Cake graciously offered by a coworker. Originally European in tradition, the riche…View More What’s In Your Stomach?
There’s nothing quite like the excitement of moving to a new city and getting your first apartment, and for me as for so many others,…View More FEATURED POST: A (fetid) river runs through it, the Brooklyn edition
Go back to work there is nothing to see here Japanese authorities said Tuesday they had discovered for the first time fish swimming off the…View More Japan Finds Radiation in Fish
And in other disturbing news today Japanese engineers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant have been forced to release radioactive waste water into the sea…Plant…View More Japan Releases Radioactive Water Into Sea
Add this to your growing list of Earth going to hell Enjoy your shucking while it lasts. Wild oysters are now “functionally extinct” in many…View More Wild Oysters Functionally Extinct?
Not so smug now are you! Not so big and charismatic now! Your just a free living fat sack of pollutants! Suck on that! A…View More F U Pacific Sperm Whales