Research/Narration by Amro Hamdoun
Images by Perrin Ireland
There are many persistent industrial chemicals that accumulate in marine life and in our bodies. For many years we have had problems predicting which industrial chemicals will be persistent in the environment.
Amro Hamdoun is Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego Assistant Professor of Biology.
Perrin Ireland is a graphic science journalist who currently serves as Science Storyteller at Alphachimp Studio, Inc. She uses art and narrative to facilitate scientists sharing their stories, and creates comics about the research process. You can find more of Perrin's work here, and follow her on Twitter at @experrinment.