WHY NON-ACADEMICS SHOULD ATTEND IMCC5

I recently wrote a blog post for the 5th International Marine Conservation Conference. Everyone loves the sea. Each year, millions of people all over the world flock to sandy beaches. When digging toes into the warm sand, listening to the waves crash over the ocean, how may people feel connected to the ocean? And how …

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Yes, Sometimes it IS better to do nothing

When discussing environmental problems, I often hear this refrain: Well at least s/he's doing something about it! That is, in my opinion, one of the most destructive notions that we as a society promote. Sometimes, doing "something" is way worse then doing nothing at all. Case in point: This stupid thing. You've probably seen The Ocean …

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