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Recycling Sharks

Recycling Sharks comic art
Graphic: Sade Storthz

Episodes | Shark Saver Spotlight

Meet the "Recycling Sharks" Rebecca and Reef and their new dolphin friend Reggie. Learn more about how humans impact their ocean habitat and what we can do to help protect them. "Recycling Sharks" comic adventures were originally released here and on Science Matters Facebook in 2021.

"Recycling Sharks" shark approved topics:

  • Recycle
  • Reduce
  • Reuse
  • Community Involvement
  • Eat Sustainably
  • Use Reef Safe Sunscreen
  • New Outlook

Shark Saver Spotlight

In 2021, many shark lovers shared their drawings, comics or costumes of sharks, dolphins, and other sea creatures with us. Check out the Photo Album on Science Matters Facebook.

Meet the Creators

Sade StorthzSade Storthz graduated in 2021 from the University of Virginia in where she majored in English and Youth and Social Innovation. Her goal is to write children's literature and create television programming centered around the topics of inclusivity and sustainability. Before the pandemic, she studied abroad with Semester at Sea and loves all things about the ocean.


Heather KingHeather Nicole King explores sustainable initiatives within Virginia Commonwealth University and the Richmond community. Through science communication and the power of curiosity, she hopes to engage the public on ways to learn and connect with the environment.