Worm That Likes to Eat Plastic May Help Save Marine Species From Ocean Pollution | One Green Planet

Scientists have reported that waxworms (Galleria mellonella) consume plastic at “uniquely high speed” and are able to break down even the toughest of them.

Origen: Worm That Likes to Eat Plastic May Help Save Marine Species From Ocean Pollution | One Green Planet

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Map Illustrates Where Our Trash Goes and If It Impacts Animals (Spoiler Alert – It Does) | One Green Planet

That’s exactly why scientists from the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) created LITTERBASE, a tool that makes it easy for the general public to visualize the distribution of trash in the world.

Origen: Map Illustrates Where Our Trash Goes and If It Impacts Animals (Spoiler Alert – It Does) | One Green Planet

Beautiful Moment a Rescued Elephant Calf Who Was Shot Twice Learns to Walk Again (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

Luggard was found by an anti-poaching pilot with two gunshots in his legs. This likely happened when the little elephant and his herd were passing through farmland.

Origen: Beautiful Moment a Rescued Elephant Calf Who Was Shot Twice Learns to Walk Again (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

This Rescue of Sea Turtle Tangled in a Party Balloon Shows Where Our Trash Really Ends Up (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

Angel Hernandez and Bryce Trevett were recently out on the water when they spotted a sea turtle caught in a discarded balloon. Seeing the animal tangled in the balloon’s flailing strings, they knew they needed to step in to help.

Origen: This Rescue of Sea Turtle Tangled in a Party Balloon Shows Where Our Trash Really Ends Up (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

Gorgeous Photo of Woman Petting a Cow and Dog Will Change the Way You See Farm Animals | One Green Planet

As you can see from this stunning photo, to the staff at Hof Butenland there is very little difference between cows and dogs.

Origen: Gorgeous Photo of Woman Petting a Cow and Dog Will Change the Way You See Farm Animals | One Green Planet

Former Orphan Elephant Gives Birth to a Wild Baby. This Precious Family is Guaranteed to Make You Smile! (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

Origen: Former Orphan Elephant Gives Birth to a Wild Baby. This Precious Family is Guaranteed to Make You Smile! (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

This Single Photo of a Polar Bear Will Show You WHY We Need to Stand Up for the Planet | One Green Planet

By now, we are all familiar with the idea that Polar Bears are disappearing, but a recent image from Kerstin Langenberger Photography of an emaciated bear in the Arctic solidifies what exactly this means.

Origen: This Single Photo of a Polar Bear Will Show You WHY We Need to Stand Up for the Planet | One Green Planet

Moment Rescued Orangutan Climbs Back Into the Wild Will Give You All The Feels | One Green Planet

Reva the orangutan was rescued by IAR in January. She was in critical condition, with her hands and ankles bound and her body covered in injuries.

Origen: Moment Rescued Orangutan Climbs Back Into the Wild Will Give You All The Feels | One Green Planet