Hundreds of thousands of people scrape out a living picking through garbage in Brazil. About 850 of them have been recruited to work in Brazil's 12 host stadiums.
The plastic-dwellers appear to be biodegrading the millions of tonnes of debris floating on waters worldwide, according to oceanographers.
What if you could eliminate pretty much everything you're throwing in the garbage? Let's dive in ... to the trash.
Climbers on Mount Everest will be forced to bring back 17.6 pounds of garbage.
Oceanic life is colonizing garbage littered on the ocean floor.
Trash sinks. A new study provides an unprecedented look at how much garbage ends up in the deep sea. Continue reading →
Oyster mushrooms can rid the world of the diaper disposal problem. Next question: would you eat these bottom feeders?
A 'trash' boat made of all recycled parts set sail around Taiwan last week.
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