Partygoers attending a “Floatopia” event spent the day drinking and bobbing in the Virginia Beach surf. And then they left behind tons of trash.
A study recently published in the journal Scientific Reports found that the Australian islands were littered with 414 million pieces of plastic despite being home to around 500 people.
The 10th day of the partial federal government shutdown, which has forced furloughs of hundreds of thousands of federal government employees, has left many parks without most of the rangers and others who staff campgrounds and otherwise keep parks running.
Some Virginian households that mix prohibited items with their recycling may soon see an “Oops!” sticker on the bin that says why it wasn’t collected.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.