20 Apr '11, 5pm

The Boat Built from 12000 Bottles that Sailed 8000 Miles

The Boat Built from 12000 Bottles that Sailed 8000 Miles

The crew and boat managed to complete the 8,000 mile voyage from San Francisco to Sydney, Australia in 128 days, drawing attention to the environment every step of the way. Global warming, ocean acidification and the ever-present trash from plastic bottles and bags have to be dealt with by our generation or there will be far fewer pristine spots on earth to enjoy. Adventures like these remind us of our responsibility to this world as both consumers and guardians.

Full article: http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/news-amazing-voyage-...

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