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Choppy waters

This whale watching cruise took us from Sydney Harbour out into choppier waters. The weather turned against us and rain pelted down. Andrea from Wandrealust.com and myself still had a wonderful time, scrambling to the front of the boat and trying to pay no heed to the increasing dampness of our clothes. 404 more words


Whale Watching at Monterey Bay

Drawn by news of anchovies and humpback whales, we went whale watching this week at Moss Landing, about 100 miles south of San Francisco. The 4-hour whale watching cruise was smooth. 1,146 more words


Whaling Is So 19th Century – Or Not?

When reading “Moby Dick” in school, it was the whale´s story that intrigued me, not Captain Ahab´s or Ishmael´s. Have we evolved from the brutality of the 19th century? 99 more words

Animal Welfare

How To Eat A Whale

Okay, first of all: Yes, I have, and no, it was awful. (Whale is not a taste I plan to acquire anytime soon – or even in this lifetime – even if tortured with red-hot pincers.) But regardless of whether you think people… 401 more words

WTF Japan?

Beluga Whale Plays Hide N Seek With Kids!

Okay, guys! Growing up, who didn’t play Peek-A-Boo, either with your own kids; cousins; or nieces and nephews. Everyone loves making a kid smile with Peek-A-Boo. 47 more words


Feature/ Shark Fin Soup or Marine Ecosystem? Which should we care about more?

CITES Workshop Promotes Conservation of Shark Species

Chennai, August 29, 2014: Recognizing the threat of extinction faced by shark species due to their utilization in trade, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora ( 559 more words