October 30, 2017
Picture all of the trash you’ve thrown away this week. Do you think you could reduce it by half? Lauren Singer thinks you can take it all the way to zero, and she has the total lack of garbage to prove it.
Carbon Flux Explorers
Jim Bishop, senior scientist at Berkeley Lab and professor at UC Berkeley, is leading a project to deploy robotic floats that provide data on how microorganisms sequester carbon in the ocean. He recently led a research team on a 10-day voyage, funded by the National Science Foundation, to put the Carbon Flux Explorers to the test.