Kara Lavender Law, Sea Education Association Sponsored by: Elisabeth W. and Henry A., Morss, Jr., Colloquia Endowed FundRead More
Where are the sources of these microplastics? Well, as a Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution video explains, some of the microplastics may be coming from larger plastic objects such as bottles and other households goods being ground up by the elements.
Mark Hahn, WHOI Sponsored by: WHOI Discovery Center & Visitor CenterRead More
Sara Matsumura, Haverford College Sponsored by: Academic Programs OfficeRead More
An estimated eight million tons of plastics enter our oceans each year, yet only one percent can be seen floating at the surface. Researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution are trying to understand the fate of “hidden” microplastics and their impacts on marine life and human health.Read More