Plastics have made their way to every corner of the globe.
According to a new study, scientists found as much microplastic pollution in the air in this remote area as in densely populated cities like Paris.
The contaminated beaches that researchers studied in the Mediterranean are crucial nesting sites for both green and loggerhead sea turtles.
Without action, there will be more plastic than fish in the world's ocean by mid-century.
Scientists are studying the stomachs of Alaskan seabirds to discover the extent to which plastic pollution is impacting wildlife and human populations in the Aleutian Islands.