What Is the Ocean Clean Up Project?

by: Constanze Niedermaier
How did a 16-year-old boy from the Netherlands come up with an idea to clean all of the garbage out of the world's oceans?

When Boyan Slat, a young man from the Netherlands was 16 years old, he started a science project in his school to help the oceans clean themselves. After he went on vacation to Greece and saw more plastic than fish swimming in the water, he knew he had to do something. 

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