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The Science Show - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

The Science Show separate stories podcast makes it easy to find your favourite stories each week. Your essential source of what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery, The Science Show with Robyn Williams is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio.

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Plastic increasing in the world’s oceans

February 21st, 2015

Episode 102 of 483 episodes

Increasing amounts of plastic is entering the oceans. It poisons and starves marine creatures, posing threats to marine food chains. A group of scientists measured the amount of plastic and identified the sources. The challenge now is to stem the flow.

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