June 9, 2015

A Vietnamese fisherman casts his net on the Mekong River near Can Tho, Vietnam, 2014. (Tom Fox)

Can Tho, Vietnam — "With every drop of water you drink, every breath you take, you’re connected to the sea. No matter where on Earth you live.”

- Sylvia Earle, oceanographer and conservationist, from her 2009 TED prize acceptance speech.