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SeaWorld Dolphin's Death Reveals More Dark Truths

The Dodo | Benjamin Hart | Posted 01.22.2016 | Green
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Another dolphin has died at SeaWorld — and her death shines light on the sad plight of one of SeaWorld's least-known animals...

Honeymooning With Your Wedding Planner

Sandy Malone | Posted 01.12.2016 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

I've taken on an entirely new challenge from a bride. And not just any bride - one of my favorite wedding alumni from 2015. She has asked me to plan a...

New Information on Killer Whale Longevity

Jordan Schaul | Posted 01.06.2016 | Science
Jordan Schaul

Last month, SeaWorld announced it was suing California authorities over a ban on breeding killer whales after a lawsuit claiming the marine park attraction deceived patrons was dismissed by a federal judge.

SeaWorld Sues California Authorities Over Orca Breeding Ban

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.30.2015 | Science

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Death of an Orca: What It Means for the GOP

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 12.24.2015 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

Trump's brazen and popular foray into the realm of vile rhetoric has revealed a long-standing but well-hidden truth about the GOP and conservativism in the United States: right-wing thought has devolved into a disease of ignorance and hate.

Third Whale This Year Dies At SeaWorld San Antonio

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 12.22.2015 | Science

An 18-year-old killer whale has died at a SeaWorld park in San Antonio, marking the third time this has happened this year. Officials say the wh...

Passengers Rescued From Ride At SeaWorld Orlando

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 12.21.2015 | Green

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Disney, SeaWorld & Universal Add Metal Detectors To Park Entrances

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 12.18.2015 | Travel

It's the real world, after all. Anyone looking to escape the daily headlines of violence around the world with a holiday trip to an American t...

Former SeaWorld Employee Recounts Horrifying Treatment Of Orcas

The Dodo | Chloe Angyal | Posted 12.09.2015 | Green

The past few years have seen a stream of former SeaWorld employees speak out about their time at the company. Now another employee is stepping forward...

By Thinning The Good Dinosaur's Herd, Pixar Wound Up With a Far Better Film

Jim Hill | Posted 12.07.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Given that -- this past weekend -- The Good Dinosaur was once again the No. 1 family film at the box office, there are a lot of parents on the prowl r...

A Legal Victory and a Strong Message

Mark J. Palmer | Posted 12.04.2015 | Green
Mark J. Palmer

Beluga whales are the large, white, rubbery-looking dolphins found in Arctic seas in the Northern Hemisphere. Their whimsical faces and white, supple...

Why Steve-O is Going to Jail for a Whale

Pierce Nahigyan | Posted 12.04.2015 | Green
Pierce Nahigyan

On December 9, Jackass star and daredevil Steve-O will voluntarily begin his 30-day sentence in a Los Angeles county jail. After his release, he'll then begin a three-year probation and be temporarily banned from Hollywood. And it's all because of a whale.

CEO Offers $1 Million Toward Sanctuary, Asks SeaWorld To Free 1 Orca

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 11.17.2015 | Business

The CEO of a baby product company wrote a letter pledging $1 million to kick-start a fund to create an orca ocean sanctuary and asking SeaWorld ...

SeaWorld's Announcement Raises Questions About Fate of Orcas

Adam M. Roberts | Posted 11.30.2015 | Green
Adam M. Roberts

All captive orcas in the United States must be retired: not to bigger incarcerating pools, but to coastal seapens, where they can, at least, live out the remainder of their natural lives in something close to natural freedom.

SeaWorld San Diego Claims They're Going to End Killer Whale Shows for New Image: But Are They Really Going to do this?

Marc Bekoff | Posted 11.11.2015 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

Many remain skeptical of SeaWorld San Diego's comprehensive plan and it is still not clear what other SeaWorld parks in Orlando and San Antonio are planning to do.

SeaWorld Doesn't Seem To Understand Its Business Is Over

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 11.09.2015 | Science

The shift was sudden. One day, SeaWorld's bleachers were full. Many Americans held fond memories of watching killer whales belly-flop gallons of wate...

SeaWorld San Diego Is Getting Rid Of Its Killer Whale Show

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 11.10.2015 | Science

SeaWorld San Diego will say goodbye to its killer whale show sometime next year. The park plans to replace it with a more "informative" killer...

SeaWorld: Another Perspective on the Fate of Its Whales

Jordan Schaul | Posted 11.02.2015 | Green
Jordan Schaul

The sentience and intelligence of killer whales is profound. This is why the notion of releasing marine park animals into nature or seaside sanctuarie...

SeaWorld Orca Mom Too 'Depressed' To Nurse Her Calf

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.26.2015 | Science

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Calif. Agency Bans Captive Orca Breeding At SeaWorld

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.12.2015 | Business

"It's cool to see them, but it's not the right thing to do," said 10-year-old Zoey Lambe-Hommel.  Zoey, dressed in a killer whale costu...

How Whole Foods Customers Are Being Told Porkies About Pork

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 09.22.2015 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

As disturbing as this is, it's not a surprise to those of us who have to sit through sickening videos and then listen to the profiteers defend the practices, cover them up and kill the messenger along with the pigs, chickens, turkeys, rabbits and others.

SeaWorld Changes Policy On Whales In Sign It's Bowing To Pressure

The Dodo | Benjamin Hart | Posted 09.05.2015 | Green

In the surest sign yet that SeaWorld may be swaying to public pressure in the wake of " Blackfish," the marine park publicly announced an unprecedente...

SeaWorld's 'Day In The Life Of Tilikum' Video Is Super Depressing

The Dodo | Kelly Chen | Posted 08.30.2015 | Green
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SeaWorld thinks you might like to know how famous orca whale Tilikum, star of "Blackfish," spends his time nowadays....

SeaWorld Orcas Have 'Alarming' Number Of Injuries

The Dodo | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.12.2015 | Green

The stress of captivity is taking a physical toll on SeaWorld's orcas....

'Jackass' Star Arrested After Anti-SeaWorld Stunt In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.10.2015 | Entertainment

  Steve-O, one of the stars of the "Jackass" films and TV shows, was arrested on Sunday night after climbing a construction crane in Ho...