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Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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Ages: 8 - 18
Sea Debris
From exploratorium.edu, produced by explo.tv
This video shows how the Pacific Ocean has a great amount of trash floating many miles from shore. It provides a good lesson for students on the importance of recycling and the damage floating trash does to animals. The video could also be used as a ... [more]
May 17, 2012 at 12:05 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?
From YouTube, produced by It's Okay To Be Smart
What can you do to make the oceans plastic-free? Ocean plastic pollution is a massive environmental problem. Millions of tons of plastic waste enter the ocean every year, even plastic that goes in the trash can often ends up in the sea! This week we ... [more]
May 28, 2018 at 07:28 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Midway, A Plastic Island (For Older Students)
From YouTube, produced by CNN
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh travels to Midway Atoll in the Pacific Ocean to investigate how the plastic we throw away everyday enters the food chain and possibly, our bodies.
May 28, 2018 at 07:35 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
The Garbage Patch--Seven Million Tons of Trash!
From YouTube
There are over seven million tons of plastic spanning an area twice the size of Texas destroying our oceans and harming our food chains. (02:43)
April 25, 2010 at 07:24 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Charles Moore - The Great Pacific Plastic Trash Island
From YouTube, produced by Ted TV
Charles Moore discovered a large floating island of garbage in the Pacific Ocean. Much of this trash is plastic. This video lecture explains where this trash comes from and what each person can do to help solve the problem. Charles Moore explains the... [more]
April 14, 2010 at 08:12 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Great Pacific Garbage Patch
From YouTube, produced by scishow
Hank tells us about the enormous concentrations of plastic debris floating around in the Pacific Ocean, why they're there and why they're a problem. (03:23)
August 21, 2012 at 09:04 PM
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Ages: 7 - 12
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (Gorilla in the Greenhouse)
From YouTube, produced by Jay Golden for SustainLane Media
This is an animation (07:43) to explain the Great Garbage Patch to younger viewers. Hufflebot will do anything to get that Wormulus out of his head, including creating a nation of plastic bags in the middle of the Pacific Ocean...until they get a tas... [more]
April 25, 2010 at 07:47 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Pacific Garbage Dump- Nightline
From YouTube, produced by ABC-Nightline
This video from Nightline explains that the Great Pacific Garbage Dump is a graveyard of toxic plastic. The video shows how the Patch is formed. (05:24)
April 25, 2010 at 07:28 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch
From YouTube
The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch - Think twice the next time you use bottled water or use anything that is made out of plastic. This six-minute video is a slideshow with images and words. Many of the images show animals of the ocean habitat in d... [more]
April 25, 2010 at 07:42 PM
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