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  • Life Is Finding a Way on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

    Life Is Finding a Way on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

    Unexpected marine animals are thriving on the massive amounts of plastic waste that has accumulated at sea. In a new study published in the journal Nature Ecology & Evolution, researchers describe how creatures that are normally found along coastlines, not the open ocean, have made their homes on floating trash in the Pacific Ocean.