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HelloKnox submitted by Frances Herzer  

Did you know that a vast ocean-sieving expedition across the Atlantic has revealed that there is as much as 21 million tonnes of plastic particles suspended in just the top 200m of the ocean? What a scary thought!

The BBC has just released this video that talks about the recent findings from things such as an old shut down landfill site as well as the effect disposable masks and single use plastics are going to have on our oceans and the enviroment as we find our way through COVID-19 and whatever comes to us in the future.

To watch the full video from the BBC News site click here