He argues we should spend our "mental budget for thinking about the Earth on more high-impact changes"
It is actually a toxic wasteland!
The team found that roughly half of all reported plant extinctions occurred on isolated islands
Authorities introduced a motion where the abandoned ships can be repossessed by the state
Despite the latest setback, CEO Boyan Slat is adamant this is a speed hump rather than a roadblock
A booming global car market and rising coal use in China among the main contributory factors
Researchers on the Ocean Cleanup Project say there are as many as 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic within the patch
"This beach cleaning initiative offers an opportunity for Diaspora Greeks and the local community to pool their efforts to restore the beautiful beaches of Greece"
China is by far the leader, followed by the U.S
Researchers from the University of the Aegean are using drones and satellites to help the environment