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Killer Whale Kills Trainer

SeaWorld Citation More Evidence Against Captive Orcas

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

No human being has ever been seriously injured or killed by an orca in the wild, but four people have died and dozens have been injured, some very seriously, by captive orcas.

A Requiem For The Pursuit Of Knowledge

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

It was because of Dawn's life-long devotion to trying to understand the animals with which we share our planet that thousands of families were able to get close to these marvelous creatures.

Shamu's Twitter SHUT DOWN After Killer Whale Tilikum Kills Trainer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Shamu's Twitter musings are no more. The suspension of the tweeting killer whale's Twitter account comes shortly after the death of Sea World trainer...

Tilikum: After The SeaWorld Killer Whale Attack, What Should We Do With Captive Orcas?

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

While we as humans might find it appealing to free a long-term captive animal, the survival and well being of the animal may be severely impacted in d...

SeaWorld San Diego Closes Whale Attraction

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SeaWorld San Diego, which temporarily closed its Shamu whale attraction on Wednesday after the death of a whale trainer on Florida, has worked to impr...

Seaworld Trainer Dead: Whale

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ORLANDO, Fla. — A SeaWorld killer whale snatched a trainer from a poolside platform Wednesday in its jaws and thrashed the woman around underwat...