Category Archives: pacific garbage patch

The Pacific Gyre of Toxic Crap and an Island Superfund Site

Floating Continents of Toxic Marine Debris Are Way Less Benign Than They Sound In the middle of the Pacific Ocean, Tern Island May Be Our First Offshore Superfund Site From time to time, you may read an article about what … Continue reading

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Alarming and irreversible degeneration of the Ocean

We don’t want to be a Debbie Downer, but the oceans aren’t just getting warmer, their very chemistry is changing… And that’s very bad news for all forms of life on this planet. It seems likely that the human brain … Continue reading

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