Smart phones are worse than you think, SeaWorld takes a dive, this week in deep-sea mining, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: April 9, 2018

Foghorn (A Call to Action!)

Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now)

GIF by Anthony Antonellis

The Levee (A featured project that emerged from Oceandotcomm)

Jetsam (what we’re enjoying from around the web)

The search lasted for seven days and covered more than 180,000 square miles of ocean.
Illustration by Yuko Shimizu.

March (end of summer in the southern hemisphere) Antarctic sea ice extent anomalies from 1979-2012 showing an overall increase (NSIDC via Wikimedia Commons)

Lagan (what we’re reading from the peer-reviewed literature)

Shipping News (academic and ocean policy wonkery)

Driftwood (what we’re reading on dead trees)

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April 9, 2018 • 8:00 am

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