Environment News Headlines and Top Stories

The Challenger Deep is the deepest known place on Earth with a depth of between 35,755 and 35,853 feet (10,898 to 10,928 meters).
Plastic straws, drink stirrers, and cotton swabs will be banned from sale and use in England by April 2020.
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. There are over two million new cases diagnosed, and over 5 million people treated each year.
Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) unveiled the ten worst offenders when it comes to packaging pollution on British beaches.
Victor Vescovo broke the world record for the deepest ever manned dive.
Scotland is about to become the first country in the United Kingdom to implement a deposit return scheme for used drink cans and bottles.
  • A sun dog, or sundog, is a natural optical phenomenon consisting of one or two colored luminous spots appearing on either side of the Sun.
  • Every year, nonprofit environmental organization Heal the Bay assigns A-to-F letter grades to beaches along the California coast.
  • A heat wave, or heatwave, is a period of two or more consecutive days with apparent temperatures exceeding 105°F to 110°F (40°C to 43°C) on National Weather Service's Heat Index.
  • Have you ever wondered how a beach is formed? The formation of sand strips is a long process that involves minerals, water, wind, waves, and tides.

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