Latest Debris Stories
According to research supported by green campaigners, about 250 billion microscopic pieces of plastic are floating in the Mediterranean, creating a biological hazard that reverberates up the food chain.
Southampton scientists along with colleagues in New Zealand have used a sophisticated optical mapping technique to identify and accurately measure changes in coastal morphology following a catastrophic series of landslides.
According to researchers studying the impacts of debris on marine life, one in three loggerhead turtles in the Adriatic Sea has plastic in its intestine.
Global Aerospace Corporation (GAC) announced recently that Dr Kristin L Gates will present a paper on de-orbiting space junk at the August 2 Artificial and Natural Space Debris session of the AIAA Astrodynamics Specialists Conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Debris from a Chinese satellite that had concerned scientists earlier Thursday is now not expected to pose a threat to the International Space Station, according to NASA officials.
Countless studies and reports exist describing how a landscape is impacted after logging Douglas-fir: What is the impact on the soil?
The major powers of the world are being called upon to clean up space â€œlitterâ€ that is becoming increasingly dangerous for spacecraft.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Fishing for Energy has caught on in New York.
Scientists recently returned from an expedition into the "Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch."
A group of scientists is setting sail in the Pacific Ocean to study an unusual island that is made up of garbage.
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