Americans consume an alarming amount of microplastics

Americans consume tens of thousands of microplastic particles every year — and that’s just from the food we eat. Microplastics are also found in the air we breathe and the water we drink.

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Robert Downey Jr. wants to clean up Earth using nanotech

Robert Downey Jr. took to the stage at Amazon’s Re:MARS conference to talk about his goals for the future of the environment. The actor said that he was launching a new foundation that would harness robotics and nanotechnology to clean up the planet.

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