Garbage Patches

Plastic trash, textile fibers found in seafood

How much plastic enters the ocean every year?

How we made the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

New 6-year study reveals the secret life of ocean plastic

114,000 pounds of trash found at uninhabited islands

Meet Boyan Slat, the garbage patch kid

Plastic 'trash islands' forming in ocean garbage patch

Plastic garbage in the ocean is mysteriously disappearing

Tiny monsters haunt the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Want to see an ocean garbage patch in person?

Secret world of ocean garbage patch microbes revealed

Ocean trash reborn as art in Alaska [Photos]