Satellite photography of the”Eighth Continent”, a masterpiece of mankind over thousands of years, is it an unclaimed land?
The world on which mankind depends for survival is constantly changing. Since mankind entered the industrial revolution, the speed of development has increased unprecedentedly. This world has been in a short period of time. Earth-shaking changes have taken place here, and what followed is the destruction of the natural environment. The problem of the deterioration of the earth’s environment is now well known.
We all know that the previous earth’s continent was a whole, However, after plate movement, there are now seven continents, which seem to have not changed in millions of years, but today, changes have really occurred. The eighth continent has appeared.”Mainland”, a masterpiece of mankind for thousands of years, is it an unclaimed land?
Someone may already know, the so-called eighth continent , Is a land of garbage. This land of garbage was discovered more than ten years ago. It is located on the Love Coast of the United States and Hawaii Island In between, how big is this garbage continent, reaching 1.4 million square kilometers, you know, this is bigger than the four Japanese islands.
There are numbers here Millions of tons of rubbish from all over the world are increasing. The hard-to-degrade rubbish in our daily life will basically be discharged into the ocean, and through large-scale circulation, the rubbish of all countries in the world is gathered here. Yes, here you can see fishing nets from China, plastics from Japan, leather balls from the United States and so on.
This is truly a masterpiece of mankind for thousands of years , A collection of garbage from many countries in the world, is it really unclaimed? The answer is no. Now countries all over the world are making plans to treat this garbage continent. In the first phase of the plan at that time, it was planned to clear 400,000 tons of garbage, and then continue to clean up here.
But the speed of cleaning may be far less than human production emissions With the speed of garbage, the ocean pollution is very serious nowadays. We must be vigilant, take care of the environment from our side, and leave a beautiful earth for our future generations. What do you think about this? Welcome to leave a message in the comment area.