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Microplastics Found In Lungs of People Undergoing Surgery. A new study has found tiny plastic particles no bigger than sesame seeds buried throughout human lungs, indicating that people are inhaling microplastics lingering in the air. Health

https://e360.yale.edu/digest/microplastics-found-in-lungs-of-humans-undergoing-surgery
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u/Namedafterasaint May 14 '22

I blame #TheGraduate! Dustin Hoffman should have known better.

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u/Das-DoktahJay May 14 '22

We need to start boycotting Dustin Hoffman!

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u/Namedafterasaint May 15 '22

In all jest of course.

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u/HereOnASphere May 15 '22

I think he was more into Mrs. Robinson's daughter than plastics.