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The Problem with Fins

Not taking responsibility for anything is detrimental to society. In most cases, the result of such neglect victimizes the world. Sometimes it influences it directly or indirectly. 591 more words

Brodil

We need to talk about shark's fin soup

I have only been to one Chinese wedding, which was in Shanghai a few years ago, though I managed to miss the ceremony and only attended the reception. 756 more words

China

Where research meets protection

Captain Chris Wade speaks to the team of Planetexperts.com about marine research and ecosystem protection. His team of Ecopirates fight illegal fishing while doing research in Marine Protected Areas about their research vessel – Sea Watch.

Adventure

Animal Cruelty: ‘Fulfillment’ Constructed by Humans

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.

For the past few years, a very high rate of animal cruelty in Indonesia has been revealed through the number of dailies that highlight the cases related to the felony—either about abuse or exploitation—especially to wild animals.

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Indonesia

Help Stop Shark Finning

Those close to me know that I like am obsessed with sharks. Shark lovers are well aware of the destructive (and absurd) practice of shark finning. 60 more words

Environment

Creation of world's largest marine reserve may not be enough

Last month, the Obama administration vastly expanded the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument in the central Pacific Ocean, creating the world’s largest marine reserve. The monument, originally protected in 2009 by President George W. 485 more words

Environment