Great Pacific Garbage Patch As Possible Fuel Source?

05/23/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Scientist Charles Moore has worked tirelessly to raise awareness about the insidious plastic soup swirling in the North Pacific, but he has said that cleaning it up is impossible. A scientific mission is under way now to see if it's not only possible, but an opportunity for recycling.

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