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Mosquitoes are eating plastic. Why that's a big problem

Mosquitoes are eating plastic. Why that’s a big problem

New research says that young mosquitoes who eat tiny pieces of plastic may be contaminating other insects and mammals.        […]

Mischievous bear gets head stuck in plastic globe

Mischievous bear gets head stuck in plastic globe

Authorities in Wisconsin worked to free a bear cub, and posted a picture of the rescue online. Buzz60's Sean Dowling […]

Ocean Cleanup steams out to sea in plastic pollution quest

Ocean Cleanup steams out to sea in plastic pollution quest

CLOSE The Ocean Cleanup, dubbed System 001, began its journey to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch from San Francisco on […]

Ocean Cleanup steams out to sea in plastic pollution quest

Ocean Cleanup steams out to sea in plastic pollution quest

The Ocean Cleanup System 001 floating in the lagoon in front of the assembly yard in Alameda, Calif.(Photo: Ocean Cleanup) […]

Here's how little plastic straws are wrecking our oceans

Here’s how little plastic straws are wrecking our oceans

Alaska Airlines is the latest big company to ditch plastic straws. Here’s why we all should, too. The war on […]