Booms that go boom, a deep-sea mining spiral, dying to go green, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: January 7, 2019
Foghorn (A Call to Action!)
- The US Government enters it’s third week of shutdown over Trump’s Border Wall. Democrats in the House passing funding bills identical to the one unanimously passed by the Senate. Despite that, McConnell won’t let those funding bills come to a vote in his Senate. The Republicans own this travesty.
- ‘Appalling’ toilets and rule-breaking as US shutdown hits national parks.
Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now)
- How a Seaweed-Eating Microbe Could Help Fight Plastic Pollution
- Apple finally admits what we basically all knew: being able to repair electronics is bad for the iPhone’s bottom line and that’s really bad news for the environments. Tim Cook to Investors: People Bought Fewer New iPhones Because They Repaired Their Old Ones.
- Snow at sea is lovely.