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EarthSky // Earth, Science Wire Release Date: Aug 13, 2014

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch explained

In light of the sheer physical enormity of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and the complexity of its causes, what can we possibility do about it?

How does ocean debris move around the Pacific Ocean? Where does it come from and how long has it been around? And what can we do about it?

Video from the National Science Foundation