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The Big Bang Fair presents Swimming In It
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|Duration||1 Minute 20 Seconds|
|Author||The Big Bang|
|Description||In 2019 British artistic swimmers Kate Shortman and Isabelle Thorpe attempted to recreate their World Championship routine in a pool filled with plastic - a challenged posed by The Big Bang Fair to help highlight how the eight million tonnes of plastic dumped in the world’s oceans every year affects marine life. 2019’s Fair and Competition saq a 14% increase in projects linked to plastic pollution, with youngsters inspired to use science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) to find alternative solutions and change the world. Their projects were on display at the NEC in Birmingham with The Fair|