Category Archives: gyres

A Torrent of Plastic Waste Released By Rapidly Melting Arctic

1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic Trash Flow Into The Ocean Microplastic “legacy” is frozen into Arctic sea ice You’ve no doubt heard the tales in passing of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a huge vortex of decaying, toxic plastic consumer … 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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