New 6-year study reveals the secret life of ocean plastic
December 11, 2014, 11:10 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Earth's oceans now contain 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic trash, according to the most thorough survey of its kind.
114,000 pounds of trash found at uninhabited islands
October 30, 2014, 10:42 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Divers scoured remote Pacific atolls to collect the garbage, some of which had entangled sea turtles.