Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Britta Denise Hardesty and Chris Wilcox and Justine Barrett

Britta Denise Hardesty receives funding from philanthropic organizations, United Nations Environment and CSIRO for plastics related research. She also receives funding from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for work on marine monitoring, control and surveillance. Chris Wilcox receives funding from the Australian Government and philanthropic organizations for marine debris related research. He receives funding from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization and the Australian Government for research on illegal fishing and fisheries monitoring. Justine Barrett does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment.


Biden wielding DNC to guard against Progressive challenge

"Just 34 percent of Americans describe Biden as honest and trustworthy -- a new low for his presidency."

Four dark secrets about America

What America needs is a thorough transformation and a reset of the economic and political systems, which are now on dangerous and unsustainable paths.

Scientists create biodegradable plastic using solar energy

The team’s success in using solar energy to synthesize fumaric acid shows promise in using artificial photosynthesis in the future.

Must larceny always overpower honesty?

In deeply unequal societies, the thieving always thrive.

Sanders backs renewed push for ban on Dark Money in democratic primaries

"If Democrats really believe in democracy and campaign finance reform, we must ban super PACs in primaries," said Sen. Bernie Sanders.