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The most beautiful waves ... ever

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on Dec. 28, 2012, 12:55 p.m.
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No matter where it was created, trash has a habit of finding its way into the water system. In the Pacific Ocean, an area estimated to be hundreds of miles wide is swirling with plastic debris. It's called the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and it's Earth's biggest landfill.