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View: The Truth about Trash

Images of the world's garbage and pollution problems

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Magellan of Garbage

Garbage patch discoverer, Charles Moore....[ More ]

Trashed:

For decades, circulating ocean currents have picked up refuse from shorelines and boats and corralled it in two vast lobes of decaying, soupy material dubbed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.....[ More ]

Drill, baby, drill:

Proponents say opening the U.S. outer continental shelf to drilling would cut dependence on foreign oil.....[ More ]

Disappearing:

One in four mammals is now threatened with extinction from deforestation, hunting and climate change.....[ More ]

Brown Bagging It:

1.14 million brown paper bags are used in the U.S. every hour....[ More ]

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