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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.
Jun 15, 2011 09:12 AM ET // Tim Wall
Oyster mushrooms can rid the world of the diaper disposal problem. Next question: would you eat these bottom feeders?
Jun 13, 2011 11:43 AM ET // Tim Wall
A 'trash' boat made of all recycled parts set sail around Taiwan last week.
Dec 12, 2012 03:00 AM ET
The Great North Atlantic Garbage Patch is located in the Sargasso Sea.
Oct 21, 2009 03:00 AM ET // Nicky Philips, ABC Science Online
The 6.4 million tons of rubbish in the world's oceans leads to huge expenses, a report finds.
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