oceans

What Are Microplastics, and Why Are They in My Sushi?

Bad news, Mother Nature: Researchers at the University of Exeter and Plymouth Marine Laboratory recently examined 50 animals from 10 different species of dolphins, whales…

The Lonely Life of a Yacht Influencer

While chasing a 2017 story about medical tourism and Slovakian stem cells that had already taken me to hospital facilities in Bratislava and Vienna, I…

Going Crazy on the High Seas

Everybody who works on a big ship in the open ocean seems to have a story about someone else who burned out, or worse. The…

Ranking Fish by How Healthy They Are

Fish is, in general, healthier than meat, since it contains more omega-3 fatty acids, which prevent heart disease, and less artery-clogging saturated fat. But among…