A team of scientists argue Earth has now entered a distinct age from the Holocene epoch, due to the colossal changes humans have made since the mid-20th century. Source: Signs of the ‘Human Age’ – The New York Times
8 Million Tons Of Plastic Clutter Our Seas : NPR.
We dump about 19 billion pounds of plastic into the ocean every year.
July 29, 2013, a sperm whale was stranded on Tershelling, a northern island in the Netherlands. A rescue attempt was attempted, but unfortunately the whale died. A young adult at 13.5 meters was taken for a necropsy at the port of Harlington. The sperm whale had plastic in its stomach, an increasing common phenomenon say […]