Episode 131: What’s The Deal With Microplastics? Why They Are Harmful To Earth

What’s the big deal with microplastics? What is microplastic and why is it harmful to the environment, especially animals? In this episode, Akshay tries to relax on the beach, but can’t because of all the plastic on the beach! He gets curious about microplastics and learns more about them. In this episode, we will learn about what microplastics are, why they are harmful, and what we can do about this problem.

Here is an article! It is called “Microplastics”. (https://spectacularsci.com/2021/05/microplastics/)

Here is an activity! It is called “Clean Up Plastic Poster”. (https://spectacularsci.com/clean-up-plastic-poster/)

Spectacular Science is on YouTube!