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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

Iraqi rock band try new ways to compose music

Iraqi rock band try new ways to compose music

Four Minnesota cops fired after death of black man

Four Minnesota cops fired after death of black man

Bots may be the new normal as world awaits Covid-19 vaccine

Bots may be the new normal as world awaits Covid-19 vaccine

Kenyan athletes try to work around virus lockdown

Kenyan athletes try to work around virus lockdown

Peru’s tough early restrictions not enough to curb spread

Peru’s tough early restrictions not enough to curb spread

Spanish regions to reopen to international tourists in July

Spanish regions to reopen to international tourists in July

Expat workers stranded without pay in Lebanon

Expat workers stranded without pay in Lebanon

Turkey says outbreak under control

Turkey says outbreak under control

German govt approves over $9B to rescue airline company

German govt approves over $9B to rescue airline company

Boris Johnson’s chief adviser refuses to quit

Boris Johnson’s chief adviser refuses to quit

Aid workers help Syrian orphans celebrate Eid al Fitr

Aid workers help Syrian orphans celebrate Eid al Fitr

Russia’s Wagner mercenaries retreat from Libya’s Tripoli

Russia’s Wagner mercenaries retreat from Libya’s Tripoli

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