Podcast #93 Cynthia Matzke On The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (Update)


Today's Guest

Marine Biologist Cynthia Matzke on the Great Pacific Garbage PatchCynthia Matzke is a Marine Biologist with a Master of Advanced Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. She is currently on board with the Algalita Marine Institute's Project investigating the ocean acidification and plastic pollution accumulation zone between Hawaii and California.

The show

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Today we discuss

  • What is the goal as a Marine Biologist?
  • What are the updates since we first talked?
  • How bad is the plastic accumulation?
  • How do we fix it?
  • Changing our thought process about modern life
  • Cynthia's Expedition Facebook and the Algalita Marine Institute

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