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Tara Oceans Finds Plastic Among Plankton

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, plastic, pollution, protection )

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New findings from the Tara Oceans research expedition reveals a startling discovery - the presence of plastic fragments in all of the world's oceans. Based in the French research vessel Tara, a team of 15 scientists are on a comprehensive, 2.5 year

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Nyack Clancy (540)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 6:41 am
Noted- thanks- you would think after this study there would be a world-wide ban on plastic bags, at least and bottles next

. (0)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:09 pm
We are simply strangling the world with our worldwide stupidity.

Terry V. (30)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 5:29 pm
We are MURDERING our planet, thus ourselves.


Carol H. (229)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 3:59 am
so sadly noted

Glenville J Owen (0)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 4:38 pm
I hope and pray future generations have more sense and are kinder to our planet and each other than we have been.

pElAgUS hellot (523)
Thursday October 4, 2012, 3:58 pm
Why isn't it a surprize?

Sergio Padilla (63)
Tuesday October 9, 2012, 12:33 pm
This is so wrong! Poor oceans, poor animals...
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