SUNGLASSES BECOME FIRST PRODUCT MADE WITH PLASTIC FROM THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

100% of the proceeds from the sale of the sunglasses will be used by The Ocean Cleanup to continue their mission to rid the oceans of plastic.  Sunglasses made from plastic recycled from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) have become the first product to use a standard designed to clean up the oceans.  The standard is … Continue reading SUNGLASSES BECOME FIRST PRODUCT MADE WITH PLASTIC FROM THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

By train between two oceans

It does us all good in these often uncertain and gloomy times to dream of an adventure - and perhaps to plan it. Trail of Two Oceans is a luxury train experience, beautifully crafted by Rovos Rail, that makes a unique crossing of Africa east to west, from the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic. The … Continue reading By train between two oceans

Glow in the ocean

Incredible bioluminescent waves have been creating remarkable scenes at Southern California's beaches. The phenomenon is caused by dinoflagellates, microscopic marine plankton. "Occasionally they are found in high concentrations, resulting in red tides, so called because the high abundance of organisms discolors the water," explains the Scripps Institution of Oceanography on its website. "If the dinoflagellates … Continue reading Glow in the ocean