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Greenpeace volunteers confront destructive fishing

If you were doing your weekly shop at Sainsbury’s last Saturday, you may have noticed that John West tuna was no longer in stock. ‘Hurray!’ you may have thought, ‘Sainsbury’s has finally decided to drop this horrific brand.’ If you looked a little closer, however, you would have noticed that Greenpeace was actually behind the lack of John West tuna in the...
Alix FOSTER VAN... - 23 May, 2016 - 18:00 - Comments
Sperm whales beached on the Dutch Island of Texel, Jan 2016

Are noisy oceans to blame for beached whales?

Noise is the most invisible of all the man-made threats to the ocean, but to whales who ‘see’ by hearing, they simply cannot escape it.
fiona.nicholls - 23 May, 2016 - 12:36 - Comments

Finding a sense of porpoise.

Being a porpoise looks rubbish. Dolphins look like they have fun. They even look like they seek out fun. Okay, the fixed grins make them seem perpetually happy but let’s be honest - when was the last time you saw a porpoise jumping out of the water or heard a friend gushing about an *amazing* experience seeing porpoises? There’s good reason that porpoises don’t have the wow factor of dolphins: and it’s not just that they have bad PR people.
Willie - 19 May, 2016 - 12:00 - Comments

Sunken Cities are not a thing of the past

Right now 14 activists are scaling the British Museum to call on the institution to drop BP’s sponsorship. Here's why they're doing it.
Elena Polisano - 19 May, 2016 - 10:09 - Comments

5 Things To Know This National Vegetarian Week

Happy National Vegetarian Week! It's the time when scores of Brits give up sausage rolls for the week. Or if you’re like me and vegetarianism was forced upon you from a young age, you’re carrying on eating hummus for breakfast and dinner as you always do!But apart from a chance for some great veggie food, this week is an opportunity to get the facts on vegetarianism.
India Thorogood - 17 May, 2016 - 17:46 - Comments

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