The team estimates a fleet of its trash-collecting systems can clean 50 percent of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch every five years
"The preservation & protection of the natural environment & the respect and service we pay our fellow humans, are two sides of the same coin"
In total, 27 awards were given this year to people that have contributed significantly to the promotion of environmental sensitivity through their disciplines
Over the next couple of months, the Sea Change program is to be implemented on more islands in the Cyclades
It includes some 1,8 trillion pieces of plastic and weighs 88.000 tons or the equivalent of 500 jumbo jets
The Greek nominees are among 25 finalists and the winners will be decided by a popular vote
...and it seems to be working!
But what exactly are the lessons we can take from Ancient Greece? Read on...
Its source is unknown, however the quantity is not of any radiological significance