Why I “go and see”

In my 25 years of life I have seen a lot of plastic, from childhood toys and VCR tapes and cassettes growing up to shoes and gadgets and accessories as I got older. Today, I look around many… Read More
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Scientists discover the secret to breaking down plastic: Beeswax-eating worms

By Erica Cirino Federica Bertocchini is a developmental biologist at the University of Cantabria in Spain. Most days she can be found dressed in a white coat working on experiments in her lab. But in her spare time… Read More
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Goodbye plastic Easter eggs

By Kate Thompson, Safina Center “Kalpana Chawla Launchpad Fellow” Normally half-way through Lent I’m considering jumping ship on my resolutions, not taking on another one. Each year I give up chocolate, processed sugar, sometimes refined carbs thus functionally… Read More
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