About the Author: Martha Steinmetz

In addition to her Fine Art studies at the Bauhaus University in Weimar, Martha holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology (B.Sc.). She is interested in exploring phenomena in the context of environmental issues such as system justification, cognitive dissonance and resistance to change. Her enthusiasm for the fight against marine pollution is constantly fueled by an intense engagement with the Arctic region. Having sailed across Arctic Norway with In The Same Boat to take part in several clean-up operations, she is highly motivated to help save the oceans from debris that poses a threat to humans and wildlife.