Tagged With Great Pacific Garbage Patch

A 25-year-old's mission to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch relies on a giant plastic-cleaning device. Here's how it works.


A 25-year-old's mission to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has yielded a new discovery β€” and it means the plastic problem is even worse than we thought


A massive plastic-cleanup device invented by a 25-year-old may finally be catching trash in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch



More plastic pollution is swirling in the deep ocean than in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. It’s even showing up in the intestines of sea creatures.


An explorer who dove to the deepest point in the ocean found a plastic bag and candy wrappers at the bottom


The massive ocean-cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old broke down in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Here's what went wrong.



The massive plastic-cleaning device a 25-year-old invented is finally catching some trash in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Take a look at its journey.


The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is spilling plastic in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch


The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is running into problems in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch


The Frenchman racing to become the first person to swim across the Pacific is calling it quits, but he says he'll be back next year


This incredible animation shows what 80,000 tons of garbage in the ocean looks like


The giant garbage vortex in the Pacific Ocean is almost the size of Queensland β€” here's what it looks like



What the creators of the giant plastic-cleaning system headed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch say to critics who doubt them


The massive plastic-cleaning device invented by a 24-year-old to clean the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is finally being put to the test. Here's what it's up against.


The massive plastic-cleaning device invented by a 24-year-old is headed out to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch β€” here's what the launch looked like


A 24-year-old is going ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Some experts are worried.



The real reason why so many cities and businesses are banning plastic straws has nothing to do with straws at all


The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is bigger than we thought


A 51-year-old just began a 5,500-mile swim across the Pacific Ocean from Japan to San Francisco


A 22-year-old is moving ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the great Pacific garbage patch