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Plastic Pollution: Ocean Cleanup System succeeds in its mission

There's been a breakthrough in the battle against plastic pollution in the world's oceans. A company based in the Netherlands called Ocean Clean Up has announced the successful trial of a new device designed to collect huge amounts of plastic by remote control. It's been trialled in the Great Pacific Garbage patch in the Pacific Ocean, an enormous body of plastic waste that drifts on natural currents between Hawaii and the West Coast of the US.

Trash For Transportation: Commuters trade plastic waste for bus fares

Trash For Transportation: Commuters trade plastic waste for bus fares

Plastic found in deepest ocean animals

Plastic found in deepest ocean animals

Roundtable: Can we stop ocean plastic pollution?

Roundtable: Can we stop ocean plastic pollution?

Plastic pollution threatening health of oceans | Money Talks

Plastic pollution threatening health of oceans | Money Talks

Calais migrants

Calais migrants

France sees sharp rise in coronavirus cases

France sees sharp rise in coronavirus cases

Historic blazes burn through world’s largest wetland

Historic blazes burn through world’s largest wetland

Argentina’s unemployed face evictions

Argentina’s unemployed face evictions

Lebanon recycles Beirut's shattered glass

Lebanon recycles Beirut's shattered glass

Refugees relocated to new site after Moria camp fire

Refugees relocated to new site after Moria camp fire

Prime Minister Fayez al Sarraj resigns before peace talks

Prime Minister Fayez al Sarraj resigns before peace talks

Trump contradicts CDC over timing of vaccine availability

Trump contradicts CDC over timing of vaccine availability

Xenophobia in South Africa

Xenophobia in South Africa

At least one dead as Hurricane Sally batters US Gulf Coast

At least one dead as Hurricane Sally batters US Gulf Coast

Afghan govt and Taliban meet in Qatar

Afghan govt and Taliban meet in Qatar

Hi-tech ship launched on 400th anniversary of Mayflower

Hi-tech ship launched on 400th anniversary of Mayflower

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