Video: Ocean pollution team sets sail from Miami Beach Marina

Marcus Eriksen, PhD, director of research for 5Gyres, describes the project aboard the 170' three-masted schooner "Mystic." The project will concentrate on plastics in the ocean. Video by Walter Michot / Miami Herald staff
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Marcus Eriksen, PhD, director of research for 5Gyres, describes the project aboard the 170' three-masted schooner "Mystic." The project will concentrate on plastics in the ocean. Video by Walter Michot / Miami Herald staff

Sailing from Miami Beach on mission to study the ocean’s ‘plastic smog’

June 02, 2015 07:50 PM