Question for August 02,2020
What changes in the ocean below the depth of 10 meters?
Question for August 01,2020
What percent of our oceans are covered by sea ice?
Question for July 31,2020
Every year, approximately _____ dog poop, pick-up bags made from plastic are used throughout the world.
- 3 million
- 73 million
- 500 million – correct answer
500 million plastic, poop pick-up bags are used globally every year, ending up in our landfills and oceans. Luckily, we have a biodegradable and earth-friendly option for you!
Question for July 30,2020
Fortunately, the Hawaiian Islands avoided a direct hit from Hurricane Douglas this week. The storm did however, wash ashore massive amounts of….
- Plastic – correct answer
Although the hurricane passed by Hawaii, it washed ashore massive amounts of plastic from the Pacific Gyre. Today, our partner, Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii, is working to clean it up! Spread the word - the more people that answer today’s trivia, the more plastic we can help remove!
Question for July 29,2020
What is the depth of the world record in freediving? (Freediving relies on breath-holding until resurfacing rather than using scuba gear).
Question for July 28,2020
The lyrics, 'Do you see the ways that we've let plastic cover the ocean like snow?' were written by which talented singer and songwriter, as part of their hit studio album released in 2018?
- Robert Johnson
- Shawn Colvin
- Dolly Parton
- Ziggy Alberts – correct answer
Ziggy Alberts uses his music as a way to create awareness on environmental issues such as plastic pollution. The lyrics 'Do you see the ways that we've let plastic cover the ocean like snow?' are from his hit song Laps Around the Sun. He's a very impressive 26-year-old, and we recently had the pleasure of interviewing him...
Question for July 27,2020
Oceans are deep as well as wide. What is the average depth of the ocean, in feet?
Question for July 26,2020
Recently, a new species and genus of marine creature was discovered in a prehistoric area of eastern Pacific seafloor rock. This creature resembles the alien in the beloved movie _____.
- Mars Attack!
- E.T. – correct answer
An ‘alien-like’ creature was recently found growing in an area of the Pacific seafloor that dates as far back as 145 million years ago! With a body rising high on a stalk with two large holes reminiscent of the eyes of E.T., it now claims the name “E.T. Sponge”.