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Styrofoam debris as a source of hazardous additives for marine organisms

There is growing concern over plastic debris and their fragments as a carrier for hazardous substances in marine ecosystem. The present study was conducted to provide field evidence for the transfer of plastic-associated chemicals to marine organisms. 140 more words


Kitchen Inspiration

The Fixer-upper continues…

I am going to re-name this house’ The House of Onion’.  Two weeks of stripping back layer after layer of wallpaper, only to find some areas had wood chip paper stuck onto unplastered plasterboard.  394 more words


Microplastics in the marine environment. A threat to marine biota?

Microplastics in marine environments are an emerging environmental problem of international concern. This review focuses on the sources, quantities and effects of microplastics, to assess whether or not they pose a threat to marine biota. 203 more words


Ambush @Junction 8

We had patronized Ambush many times and today is one of those days when you can’t really decide what to have for dinner. :)

But alas, the pork knuckles was out of stock AGAIN! 109 more words


Mussels with Tom Yum sauce

Classic Thai flavour with combination of lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves and chilli, this mussel dish sure will satisfy all your taste buds.

Recipe & Photo… 169 more words



A friend of mine was recently telling me about how she had just gone to see her boyfriend on the gulf coast.

On her trip home, she decided to visit a place of lifetimes past, only to find that it had become nothing but a beach of oyster shells. 697 more words