What is the impact of our plastic use on the ocean's animal life? A new infographic from Project AWARE sheds a bit of light on the sheer scale of the problem, and the incredible number of animals affected by our plastic problem.
In fact, Earth's largest landfill isn't on land at all. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch stretches for hundreds of miles across the North Pacific Ocean, forming a nebulous, floating junk yard on the high seas.
The adventures of the takeaway box. From my column with Sunday Mid-Day. http://ift.tt/2rmdv4c More eat-in and less takeaway please. And if you're planning a takeout simply carry a bag or a lunchbox from home. Doable right? #takeaway #takeout #takeawaybox #singleuseplastic #styrofoam #marinelitter #trash #pollution #greenhumour #conservation #sustainability #sustainableliving #comics #cartoons #midday #wildlife
Illustrations by US based arist Wenqing Yan. Wenqing is a Practice of Art major at UC Berkeley with a focus on environmentalism and cyber activism. She specializes in digital art but also enjoy traditional watercolor, sculpting, and origami.
Earth Day Experiment ~ Can You Undo Water Pollution? In this experiment the kids learned just how hard it is to undo water pollution. a bucket of clean water, some household trash, vegetable oil (to stand for toxic oil spills), tongs, and a strainer.