It's not a new fact that our environment has been facing degradation in cleanliness and quality for several years now. And over the years, many steps have been taken in ensuring that the damage could be reduced, but as it appears, the rate of damage continues to be higher than the rate of damage control. And so, in order to contribute to the immense cause of saving the environment, a 20-year-old has come up with an innovative strategy! Check it out!
This guy is barely out of his teens, and he's already doing things that so many of us should also be doing!
50 vessels will help create a high-resolution map of plastic in the Pacific Ocean, which Slat says "will collect more plastic measurements in three weeks than have been collected in the past 40 years combined."