The following post is from our kid’s craft and activity contributor EJ: My daughter and I were invited to attend a “Kindergarten Is FIN tastic Party” hosted by Danielle of Mommy and Me Book Club featuring the fun book, Don’t Eat The Teacher, by Nick Ward. I had the easy job of planning a few water/shark themed games. BelowContinue Reading
The ocean of trash that's slowing the hunt for Malaysia's lost plane | CBC News
Search teams scouring the Indian Ocean for evidence of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane have thus far only come up with unrelated debris. It's an indication of the vast amount of junk floating in the open seas.
"The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, also described as the Pacific Trash Vortex, is a gyre of marine litter in the central North Pacific Ocean located roughly between 135°W to 155°W and 35°N and 42°N. The patch extends over an indeterminate area, with estimates ranging very widely depending on the degree of plastic concentration used to define the affected area."