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Current Event August 5, 2014

A Cargo of Lost Legos Tells the Story of Marine Trash


Lego pieces have been washing up along beaches for nearly two decades after a shipping container slipped its cargo. Now, these Legos that were accidentally dropped into the sea are traveling around the world and turning up in places like Holland and Australia. Listen to this story to learn how that's possible.

Environment Earth and Space Science

Story Length: 2:58

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National Public Radio © 2014 National Public Radio, Inc. Used with the permission of NPR. All rights reserved.

AIR DATE: 07/26/2014


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