"First of all, Curt's experiments rely heavily on flotsam and jetsam, floating trash that falls or is thrown from ships at sea. Some of his most famous experiments involve sneakers and rubber ducks" (3).
Sign Post - Numbers and Stats
"Weather of this intensity will endanger any ship on the sea, even a six-hundred-foot shipping vessel weighted down with 35,000 tons of cargo" (5).
This is what happens when you go on Cruises.
Mindset - Persists in Obstacles
To track trash, Curt Ebbesmeyer had to put trackers in rubber duckies and in sneakers
Summary - Headline and Aha! Huh?
Curt Ebbesmeyer Put Tracking Devices in Rubber Duckies!
The author used this number to show just how powerful the storms are in the ocean, and why we need to avoid them because they dumped thousands of Nike sneakers straight into the ocean.
Dreaming to take the trash out of the ocean, Curt Ebbesmeyer did whatever he could to track the trash, even putting it in rubber duckies.
Since Curt Ebbesmeyer couldn't track trash, he had to put Trackers in Rubber Duckies to trash Trash.
Determination, Perseverance, Hope, Intelligence, and Kindness
Aha! -He tracked trash in seas all over the globe Huh? -Winds that go 60 mph in the ocean can knock over a ship with 35 thousand tons of cargo, and that happened. A Nike cargo ship went into a storm and it dropped 5 containers of shoes into the ocean.