plastic – Infinity Explorers https://infinityexplorers.com Let's Explore Fri, 04 Oct 2019 08:05:52 +0530 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3 https://i0.wp.com/infinityexplorers.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/cropped-33.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 plastic – Infinity Explorers https://infinityexplorers.com 32 32 119004762 Microplastic remains detected in Antarctic penguins for the first time https://infinityexplorers.com/microplastic-remains-detected-in-antarctic-penguins https://infinityexplorers.com/microplastic-remains-detected-in-antarctic-penguins#respond Fri, 04 Oct 2019 08:05:46 +0000 https://infinityexplorers.com/?p=3214 A group of researchers from the Portuguese University of Coimbra (UC) first detected microplastic remains in the food chain of penguins that inhabit Antarctica, a finding that experts have described as “alarming.” Photography: © UC | José Xavier. The fieldwork, published in the journal Scientific Reports, reveals that at least 20 percent of the feces samples of …

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