Garbage Patches

Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening

The Arctic is a 'dead end' for ocean plastic

What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?

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