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A dragon rooftop decoration is seen in an area where land is sinking next to a coal mine in the abandoned Duxigou village of Xiaoyi. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

China's sinking coal mining towns and villages – in pictures

A dragon rooftop decoration is seen in an area where land is sinking next to a coal mine in the abandoned Duxigou village of Xiaoyi.

Earth Day science observation activity. Students fill a jar of water with trash to understand the impact that littering has on the environment and our natural resources.

Earth Day Mini Unit: Activities and Printables

This little observation activity is great for lower elementary students. They compare water with and without trash in it. Children get up close and personal with how abandoned trash can pollute our water.

natgeoPhoto by @BrianSkerry.  A surprised Yellow Gobi welcomes us into his makeshift home – an abandoned soda can - on the volcanic sandy bottom of Suruga Bay, off the coast of Japan.

Photo by A surprised Yellow Gobi welcomes us into his makeshift home – an abandoned soda can - on the volcanic sandy bottom of Suruga Bay, off the coast of Japan. Oceanic pollution has reached alarming levels, with one estimate citing t

STOP POLLUTING!! Sea Lions Suffer After Marine Pollution In Alaskan Waters

Graphic Video Shows Sea Lions Trapped In Plastic Prison

Horrific images show how ocean debris is maiming and killing seals and sea lions.SAVE OCEAN LIFE aka my best friends

In Lisbon, Bordalo II has been creating murals with garbage, making a cross between sculpture, trash-art, and paintings. His aim is to call attention...

Bordalo II's Street Art Made from Trash in Lisbon

2,000,000 every 5 minutes are thrown away in the United States

The Problem - 5 Gyres - Understanding Plastic Pollution Through Exploration, Education, and Action - 5 Gyres – Understanding Plastic Polluti.

The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch is one of the biggest environmental problems that no one knows about. Right now there is an area larger than the size of the continental United States in the Pacific Ocean between California and Japan that has more plastic in it, by volume, than plankton and other sea life. The swirling ocean currents conspire to aggregate trash that doesn't biodegrade (i.e. plastic) into a giant soupy mass of environmental pain.  -Shea Gunter

Catch of the Day: Plastic Surprise - Galveston Beach, TX To bring some attention to ocean pollution and just how disgusting it really is, Surfrider Foundation teamed up with Satchi & Satchi LA to.

MECH GUARDIAN    One hundred years after the man abandoned the earth. All forms of trash left on the earth gradually turns into monsters. They pollute the earth day by day. A dustbin, the only guardian is still protecting the earth ceaselessly…    He is ordinary, he is a hero.

MECH GUARDIAN One hundred years after the man abandoned the earth. All forms of trash left on the earth gradually turns into monsters. They pollute the earth day by day. A dustbin, the only guardian is still protecting the earth ceaselessly… He is ordinary, he is a hero.

Old wheel hubcaps typically end up piled in junkyards or left abandoned on the side of the highway, further contributing to our world’s massive pollution problem. Fortunately, one eco-friendly artist has found a way to turn old hubcaps into treasure. Ptolemy Elrington recycles old wheel hubcaps and turns them into stunning animal sculptures.  Ptolemy has been collecting old hubcaps and creating magical art from what most people see as simply trash for the last 12 years. His work has…

Ptolemy Elrington recycles οld hubcaps onto stunning animal sculptures.

The War Against Ocean Trash: Hunting an 11-Ton Abandoned Fishing Net

The War Against Ocean Trash: Hunting an Abandoned Fishing Net - The Daily Catch

uwphotographers: UWP: MARCELO MAMMANA

uwphotographers: UWP: MARCELO MAMMANA

Abandoned tyre on Grays Beach, Essex 2012

Abandoned tyre on Grays Beach, Essex 2012

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Toothbrushes found during a beach clean up.

Plastic Debris in the World's Oceans

To report this abandoned trolley please call ..... by Thurrock Phil, via Flickr

Another example of the dumping ground along the Thames by Grays Beach

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