It’s raining plastic in the Rockies
Nature & Science

It’s raining plastic in the Rockies

And it falls in even the most remote areas. Researchers set out to measure nitrogen levels in rainwater. But it was the plastic that grabbed their attention. (Photo: Claudine Van Massenhove/Shutterstock) A hard rain is falling on the Rocky Mountains. It’s the kind that brings an even harder reality home to many Americans: Plastic has…