Lorraine Boissoneault’s Contributions:
France’s Deadly Seaweed
Fueled by agricultural runoff, rotting seaweed on Brittany’s beaches is becoming an environmental and public health emergency.
Feb 11, 2020 | 2,400 words, about 12 minutes
Lugworm Blood, Coming Soon to a Pharmacy Near You
After years of research and clinical trials, French start-up Hemarina is almost ready to start selling worm blood for organ transplants.
Jan 31, 2019 | 800 words, about 4 minutes
Thousands of Tonnes of Shellfish Have Died in Southern France
Despite the losses, hopes remain high that environmental management measures can save the shellfish industry from even more devastation.
Sep 14, 2018 | 600 words, about 3 minutes
From tides to tectonics, puzzling events have pushed these five islands under water—only for them to rise again.
Feb 22, 2016 | 650 words, about 3 minutes
Real Sunken Cities
These five sunken cities testify to the risks of coastal life.
Jan 11, 2016 | 600 words, about 3 minutes