Up to five massive islands of trash have been discovered---so far--in the oceans around America. The largest, off the coast of California, is said to be nearly twice the size of Texas. The Plastiki boat sails around the Pacific to document the damage this April (2010).
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The crew of The Plastiki--a full length catamaran made out of old plastic bottles--plan to sail around the Pacific ocean to each of its major floating islands of trash--one of which is said to be larger than Texas...
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Where does all the Stuff really come from and where does it all go. This is a great video about the lunacy of waste and consumption in the developed world, especially the U.S. For example, one avg. can of garbage from an american house requires an avg. of 70 cans of garbage to produce...
Futuristic design for totally sustainable cities and society. Using a resource—rather than money— based economy, sustainable energy and high tech transportation solutions like maglev technology, The Venus Project aspires to create a social model with minimal waste, pollution, accidents and crime. Check this link to see how you can get involved...