The Mighty Colorado River – Emerald Cove, AZ

After a fun night out on the town and exploring Las Vegas, we woke up to a new task, to find Emerald Cove on the mighty Colorado River. On the drive there, it took us right by the Hoover Dam, which if you haven’t been, it is quite awe-inspiring! The road opens up and paints beautiful high desert scenes. In the end, we found Emerald … Continue reading The Mighty Colorado River – Emerald Cove, AZ

Meet the Explorer: Neil Hershman

Meet the Explorer: Neil Hershman:

Hey, I’m Neil Hershman. I’m originally from the suburbs of New York, but now live in the middle of Manhattan. I grew up playing the standard fair of sports, but around age 20 I discovered my next passion project – endurance sports. Continue reading Meet the Explorer: Neil Hershman

Microplastics: hidden in plain sight

When I first came across the term ‘microplastics’, I was thinking of small pieces of plastic used in manufacturing and other similar industrial processes. Although these account for a small portion of microplastics found in the environment, a large majority of microplastics actually come from the breakdown of commonly used items like plastic bags, clothing and water bottles. I found that it is a detrimental … Continue reading Microplastics: hidden in plain sight