Deakin Communicating Science 2016

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TRASH TALK 3/3: Cleaning up the ocean

If you’ve been following my series of blogs you may be thinking that there’s no hope, that our oceans are ruined beyond fixing. But there’s good news! There are many … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

TRASH TALK 2/3: Effects of the rubbish soup

As we learnt last week, 90% of the trash found in the patch is plastic. This is of specific concern as plastic acts as a sort of chemical sponge absorbing … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

TRASH TALK 1/3: Understanding the world’s largest garbage dump

“Close your eyes and imagine this…you are sailing through the Pacific Ocean, just you and a few close friends, enjoying the mild sunshine, the endless stretch of sea before you … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · 2 Comments

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