The 'pac-man' that could gobble up plastic from the Great Garbage Patch is ready for launch from San Francisco

Wilson, as it is named, is a 600-meter plastic-sweeper set to head to the Pacific Ocean to clean up the notorious floating Great Garbage Patch. It consists of a 600-meter-long floating tube that sits at the surface of the…

It Takes Six Months

This article, by Becca Guillote, originally appeared in the April 2017 Issue of 48° North. Halcyon, Mango, and Agape share the anchorage at Isla Isabel. Photo courtesy of John Guillote. Before we left Seattle, those that had…