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Animals Eat Ocean Plastic Because it Smells Like Food

November 10, 2016

National Geographic | November 10, 2016

Chelsea Rochman , an evo­lu­tion­ary biol­o­gist at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to, who stud­ies the tox­ic effects of plas­tic con­sumed by fish, called the study an impor­tant step toward under­stand­ing why marine ani­mals are eat­ing plas­tic. Read more.