A Lot Of Marine Animals Eat Plastic ⏤ Now We Know Why
Over 700 species have been seen chowing down on plastic that has made its way into the ocean.By Ethan Weston | November 9, 2016
A lot of plastic ends up in our oceans every year, and animals love to eat it.
For a long time, scientists just assumed the animals ate the plastic because it looked like food. But it turns out, it smells like food, too.