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Government Issues Updated Guidelines for Fish Consumption

Carl Safina | Posted 08.18.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

A few days ago, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released updated draft advice on fish consumption for childbearing aged women and young children.

Mercury in Seafood: A Little Clarity

Carl Safina | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

One of the most dangerous yet confusing toxic pollutants is mercury in seafood. Mercury is very bad for developing fetuses and children, and seafood is very good for them. But mercury is in all seafood. Like I said: confusing.

Bull Sharks in the Marina (Part II)

Fred Waitzkin | Posted 04.12.2014 | Green
Fred Waitzkin

Most of us can eventually get used to almost anything -- natural catastrophes, war, even scores of huge aggressive sharks inhabiting a tranquil place such as the Big Game Club Marina on the Bahamian island of Bimini.

Bull Sharks in the Marina, Part I

Fred Waitzkin | Posted 04.08.2014 | Green
Fred Waitzkin

"Look at those big fellas, " remarked my old friend James Rolle as we sat with feet dangling off a beat-up dock at the Big Game Fishing Club on B...

WATCH: 600-Pound Marlin Wreaks Havoc On Fishing Boat

Huffington Post | David Moye/Ethan Fedida | Posted 10.22.2012 | Weird News

"You should have seen the one that got away" is what every fishermen says at some point, but some anglers in Australia were lucky enough to get their ...

Hawaii Woman Just Misses Record With Half-Ton Marlin Catch

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 10.23.2012 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii tournament angler fought a 12-foot, half-ton marlin in the Pacific Ocean for more than four hours before she and her teamma...

WATCH: Fish Impales Fisherman

Posted 12.05.2011 | Green

Although some anglers may not expect to land the "big one," no fisherman expects to get stabbed in the face while fishing. This marlin fish tale may b...

MLB Relief Pitcher Falls Asleep During Game

Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 09.17.2011 | Sports

The Marlins have hardly had an exciting season. As of today they sit 13.5 games back of first place in the NL East, so much so, that their players app...

Gun Conglomerate Pulls IPO, Latest Bad News for Firearms Industry

Josh Sugarmann | Posted 06.04.2011 | Politics
Josh Sugarmann

Despite the gun industry's essentially unchallenged chest thumping that things are going great for firearm manufacturers, a giant dose of reality reared its ugly head when Freedom Group canceled a long-delayed IPO.