If you’re not worried about the state of the earth, you should be – right now! Sure, you think you know about global warming, pollution, and stripping the earth of tits resources. But things are so much worse than that. Here are 27 pictures that will shock you into seeing the serious danger that our very existence is in.
1. This wave in Indonesia shows the extent of debris and trash in our oceans. The numbers are truly breathtaking: there are 5.25 trillion (with a “T”!) pieces of plastic debris in the ocean. 269,000 tons of garbage float on the surface and end up in waves like you see above.
The mass of trash known as the eastern Pacific garbage patch that stretches between the coast of California and Hawaii is estimated to be the size of the state of Texas. Need any more evidence that we need to stop producing so much plastic that does not degrade over time?
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