CURE-ing Microbes on Ocean Plastics Project

Plastics are ubiquitous, they’re found everywhere and we all have interacted with them at some point in our lives. Unfortunately, some of those plastics are getting into the marine ecosystem and this is a big problem. My name is Dr. Rachel Simmons I cowrote this project with Dr. Ana Barral and what we’re really hoping […]

The Plan to Fertilize the Ocean With IRON

Floating in just a single drop of ocean water are thousands, possibly millions of microscopic organisms called plankton. In Greek, ‘planktos’ means wanderer, which is a pretty good description of these organisms since all they do is float near the surface of the water, completely dependent on the currents to move them along These can […]

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