These pieces of plastic came from the stomach of a fish caught in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.

Plastic Sushi in the North Pacific Gyre


Debris from Japan isn't the only thing swirling around the Pacific. There's also a lot of plastic, and not necessarily in the form you'd expect. The video below (starting at the 1:30 mark) shows a deadly problem floating as a zillion little pieces in the water of the North Pacific Gyre.

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