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414 million pieces of trash found on remote islands near Australia, study finds

Even remote, mostly uninhabited islands are still covered in trash, a new study has found. Continue reading

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Historic deep dive into Pacific’s Mariana Trench yields ‘obvious human contamination’

On the deepest dive ever executed into the Mariana Trench, an American investor-turned-explorer discovered what appeared to be plastic litter nearly seven miles below the surface of the Pacific Ocean. Continue reading

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Surfer killed by shark off coast of France’s Reunion island: officials

A surfer was killed on Thursday after he was attacked by a shark off the coast of France, officials said. Continue reading

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$2.5 trillion ‘Holy Grail’ found? Breakthrough discovery could lead to 100 percent recyclable plastics, scientists say

Plastic pollution in the world’s oceans may have a $2.5 trillion impact, negatively impacting  “almost all marine ecosystem services,” including areas such as fisheries, recreation and heritage. But a breakthrough from scientists at Berkeley Lab could … Continue reading

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Florida is trying to give away its lighthouses for free — but there’s a catch

In Florida and around the US, lighthouses are struggling for preservation. Continue reading

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