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Mysterious Ocean 'Quack' Finally Identified

LiveScience | Tanya Lewis | Posted 04.23.2014 | Science

A mysterious duck-like sound recorded in the ocean around Antarctica has baffled scientists for decades, but the source of the sound has finally been...

Showdown in Antarctica: Blood Thirsty Entitlement

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 04.22.2013 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

This morning (February 20, 2013) the news from Down Under reported that Japan has halted its whale hunt in the Great Southern Ocean Sanctuary. Amidst ...

Japan Hunts Hundreds Of Whales Under Controversial Program

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Green

TOKYO -- Japan says it has caught 195 whales in the Pacific Ocean this season under a research program opposed by activists who call it commercial wha...

Groups Work to Stop Iceland's Illegal Whaling

Taryn Kiekow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Taryn Kiekow

Given Iceland's escalation in commercial whaling and trade, it is clearly time for more than words. It is time to impose trade sanctions on Iceland's illegal whaling industry.

Whale Wars - Eco-Terrorism as Reality TV

Richard Spilman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Richard Spilman

While Whale Wars presents a simplistic case of us against them, the noble environmentalists against the evil whalers, the reality, of course, is not so black and white.