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What I learned about Taiji and dolphin hunting during my 53 days in prison there and Osaka | Facebook

What I learned about Taiji and dolphin hunting during my 53 days in prison there and Osaka | Facebook | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
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I’m addicted to prescribing pain medications

I’m addicted to prescribing pain medications | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Physicians can’t fight this addiction alone, though. We need the backing of hospital administrators.
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Dolphins may be calling each other by name

Dolphins may be calling each other by name | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Dolphins mimic the signature clicks and whistles of close associates, researchers say.
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Luigi Cappel's comment, March 10, 2013 3:25 PM
Such amazing mammals
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Sure aware Luigi. So aware
Michael K's curator insight, May 11, 2013 6:58 PM

amazing and intelligent creatures

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At a Loss for Climate Change Arguments? Use this Fun Cheat Sheet. ~ Laura Sabransky

At a Loss for Climate Change Arguments? Use this Fun Cheat Sheet. ~ Laura Sabransky | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Source: wikihow.com via wikiHow on Pinterest Let’s face it—we like to push the “easy button” in this country. We’ve cocooned and fortressed ourselves so that it’s easy to deny problems and causalities and easy to avoid facts.
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Caught For Fins, Sharks Die At Unsustainable Rate, Study Finds : NPR

Caught For Fins, Sharks Die At Unsustainable Rate, Study Finds : NPR | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
The study estimates that 100 million sharks are killed globally every year. Shark populations are especially vulnerable because they do not reproduce quickly or early on in life.
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Jesse Garboden's comment, March 3, 2013 12:06 AM
The people who eat shark fin soup are evil people. But if you eat the whole shark they don't die a slow death.
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Operation Infinite Patience: February 21, 2013 - Sea Shepherd

Operation Infinite Patience: February 21, 2013 - Sea Shepherd | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - Protecting oceans around the world
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Ceta-Base: Drive Fisheries, Capture Results & Information

Ceta-Base: Drive Fisheries, Capture Results & Information | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
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Numbers of dolphins killed this season

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9 Tumblrs Every Environmentalist Should Follow

9 Tumblrs Every Environmentalist Should Follow | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Tumblr is more than just cute animals and inspiring quotes. Here are blogs you should follow for green lifestyle tips and environmental news.
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Whale hunt called off amid alleged ramming of Sea Shepherd ships

Whale hunt called off amid alleged ramming of Sea Shepherd ships | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Tensions have been riding high for several weeks in the Southern Ocean between the Japanese whaling fleet and Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS). After alleged repeated rammings of SSCS vessels, Japan has temporarily called off the hunt.
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The Politics of Japanese Whaling - Room for Debate

The Politics of Japanese Whaling - Room for Debate | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
The Japanese public has little interest in the whaling issue, so a drastic shift in policy could be a cheap way to appease the West. By Jun Morikawa.
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The whaling debate is beginning to intensify

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Liz Hall | TIP OF THE DAY #1 and #2 From Pain Sufferers Speak's FREE Online Community

Liz Hall | TIP OF THE DAY #1 and #2 From Pain Sufferers Speak's FREE Online Community | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
TIP OF THE DAY #1 and #2 From Pain Sufferers Speak's FREE Online Community...

Via Liz Hall
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Creative Photos by Dave Hill

Creative Photos by Dave Hill | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Famous commercial photographer Dave Hill was born in San Diego and currently lives and works in Los Angeles.

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Interesting Creatures Sighted Along Oregon Coast Recently

Interesting Creatures Sighted Along Oregon Coast Recently | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Interesting Creatures Sighted Along Oregon Coast Recently - Possible dolphin sightings, a humpback whale or two, a Fin whale perhaps, a beached shark – all the way down to tiny creatures laying strangely shaped egg...

Via Kirsten Massebeau
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Bill Gates Dodges Questions on Why He Owns 500,000 Shares of Monsanto

Bill Gates Dodges Questions on Why He Owns 500,000 Shares of Monsanto | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Anthony Gucciardi | Bill Gates Funding Corporations Caught in Child Slave Rings.
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Intelligent plug-and-play energy system charges by sun, wind, hydro, or bicycle

Intelligent plug-and-play energy system charges by sun, wind, hydro, or bicycle | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
The ReadySet system provides clean portable power for mobile devices, lights, radios, and more, and can be charged by a variety of sources.
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Permit would allow U.S. Navy to Clear Cut The Oceans of Whales and Dolphins

Permit would allow U.S. Navy to Clear Cut The Oceans of Whales and Dolphins | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
By Kirsten Massebeau The U.S. Navy is seeking authorization to "take" the largest number of whales, dolphins and seals in history. The term “take,” as defined in Section 3 (16 U.S.C. § 1362 (13)) o...
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Funzug.com | Urban Farming Around the World | City, Rooftop, Oakland, Center, Farms

Funzug.com | Urban Farming Around the World | City, Rooftop, Oakland, Center, Farms | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Bangkok A Thai gardener works on an organic rooftop herb and vegetable garden atop a high-rise building in Lak Si District Tokyo Tomatoes grow unde...
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Dr Robert Bruck Global Climate Change Expert Speaks on Health Effects December 10, 2012 - Homeopathy World Community

Dr Robert Bruck Global Climate Change Expert Speaks on Health Effects December 10, 2012 - Homeopathy World Community | PlanetNews | Scoop.it

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Everything is connected

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My 54 days away from the internet. Could you do it?

My 54 days away from the internet. Could you do it? | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Recently I spent 54 days offline. How would this make you feel? (It was 4 months ago and I am slowly beginning to recover).
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Environment

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How climate change is destroying the earth http://www.learnstuff.com/climate-change/
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A very powerful graphic

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America’s Largest Solar Farm

America’s Largest Solar Farm | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Photographer Jamey Stillings has released a photo essay on America's largest solar farm, the Ivanpah Solar Thermal Plant in the Mojave Desert.  Stillings'
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America`s Largest Solar Farm a photo essay 

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Ministers need to put the climate-change case, and often

Ministers need to put the climate-change case, and often | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
TRACKING Newspoll on the issue of climate change and the carbon-trading schemes demonstrates an extraordinary contradiction.

Via Ross Copping
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Some people still want to believe that this is not happening 

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#Montreal’s errant beluga has vanished. Is it good or bad?

#Montreal’s errant beluga has vanished. Is it good or bad? | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
(The beluga seen in Montreal's Old Port in September and October. Photo: GREMM) The beluga that was living in Montreal’s Old Port this fall hasn’t been seen in three weeks and marine researchers aren’t sure if the animal is still alive.
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Baby leatherback turtles die in their thousands in Trinidad blunder

Baby leatherback turtles die in their thousands in Trinidad blunder | PlanetNews | Scoop.it
Botched operation to move river mouth leaves thousands of eggs and young crushed or eaten by predators...
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