Tag: garbage

How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?

How Much Plastic is in the Ocean?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 13, 2019

[MUSIC] In January 1992, a cargo ship sailing from Hong Kong to Washington hit a storm, and twelve containers tumbled overboard, releasing a fleet of blue turtles, green frogs, red beavers, and yellow ducks. 28,800 animals, destined for bathtubs, now a lonely plastic navy, drifting in the Pacific Ocean. Then they started to float ashore. […]

How This Town Produces No Trash

How This Town Produces No Trash

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 9, 2019

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: In this small Japanese town, residents take the concept of recycling very seriously. KAZUYUKI KIYOHARA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE] NARRATOR: They separate their trash into a whopping 34 categories. KAZUYUKI KIYOHARA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE NARRATOR: Welcome to Kamikatsu, Japan, the zero waste town. HATSUE KATAYAMA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE] NARRATOR: Hatsue Katayama diligently separates her waste according […]

Think About Planet Earth - Environmental Songs
People who TRASH the environment

People who TRASH the environment

By Micah Moen 3 Comments July 26, 2019

messy pricks quite a bunch of animals what who is it yeah oh yeah doesn't surprise me doesn't surprise me man go back to where they came from look at this there's a roll of toilet paper out of her bathroom there yeah unbelievable the garbage can is there and there's a garbage can there […]

On Resources, Consumption And Wanton Wastefulness
Osaka's garbage sorting system brings environmental, economic benefits
City Waste Raid – Remaking Trash To Treasure - Dumpster Diving
Paper Straws are Terrible for the Environment | Let Lee Explain
Environment: Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle

Environment: Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle

By Micah Moen 1 Comment June 22, 2019

kids educational games kids edicom a tale of two soup cans by rain lankford every time you open a can of soup to eat you make a choice choice when you make a choice you pick between different things choice suppose you put the can in the garbage the can will go to a landfill […]

Plastic Pollution: How Humans are Turning the World into Plastic

Plastic Pollution: How Humans are Turning the World into Plastic

By Micah Moen 39 Comments June 21, 2019

عندما منحت الآلهة الملك ميداس أمنية واحدة ، تمنى أن يتحول كل شيء يلمسه إلى ذهب. ميداس كان مبتهجاً . الأشجار، الحجارة، المباني كلهم من الذهب. ولكن سرعان ما وجد في رعب أن طعامه اخذ يتحول إلى ذهب كذلك. عندما عانق ابنته لتهدئة ألمه ، أدرك خطأه بعد فوات الأوان. كان أغنى رجل في الوجود […]