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NASA releases graphic showing how plastic dumped in oceans moves around the world

NASA releases graphic showing how plastic dumped in oceans moves around the world

An animation released by NASA shows how the plastic that is dumped into oceans moves around the world. Every year, eight million tons of plastic flows from rivers and beaches into oceans. NASAs animation shows the location and concentration of floating plastic, which is broken down into microplastics over time, over a period of 18 months..

science 2021-12-08 Inshorts