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Dec 11, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The world's oceans may contain about 10 times more plastic than the most recent studies suggest.
Jun 30, 2014 06:55 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Expecting to see huge volumes of plastic in the world's oceans, a team of researchers finds otherwise.
May 17, 2014 03:06 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
For one lost containeer, an underwater robot found it nearly 4,200 feet below the ocean's surface.
Apr 21, 2014 12:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A fantastical water vessel cleans pollution from waterways, transports travelers and also serves as a floating garden.
Oct 18, 2013 09:30 AM ET // AFP
One of the highest points in the Maldives is an island made of trash.
Aug 8, 2013 08:11 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The awe-inspiring offspring of our industriousness can live through the ages, but the gross byproducts of our civilization can also cause lasting damage.
Jul 2, 2013 08:54 AM ET // Tim Wall
Disease-causing microorganisms use floating plastic trash as rafts to ride the oceans' currents and invade ecosystems. Continue reading →
Jun 7, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Tim Wall
Oceanic life is colonizing garbage littered on the ocean floor.
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