A sperm whale that washed up on a beach in Spain had 64 pounds of plastic and waste in its stomach

( CNN) When a young sperm whale washed up on a beach in southern Spain, scientists wanted to know what kill my father. They now know: waste — 64 pounds of it. Most of it plastic, but also ropes, pieces of net and other debris lodged in its stomach. The discovery has prompted authorities in …

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