Old whaling ships in Reyjavik harbour which have been tied up since 1989 when Iceland stopped whaling. The owner paints them every year in the hope that one day the ban will be lifted and Iceland will be able to hunt again. The crows-nests once used f...

Photo | 1 September, 2003

Old whaling ships in Reyjavik harbour which have been tied up since 1989 when Iceland stopped whaling. The owner paints them every year in the hope that one day the ban will be lifted and Iceland will be able to hunt again. The crows-nests once used for hunting whales are a familiar symbol on the Reykjavik skyline, next to the quay where the whale watching ships depart.

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TheCrossing: The Climbers of the Esperanza

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As the Greenpeace ship Esperanza is trailing Shell's drilling ship the Polar Pioneer across the Pacific, six activists are taking climbing practice while talking about their motivation to take action on climate change.

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Video | 22 January, 2015 at 10:00

Renowned Chinese director Jia Zhangke talks about his film Smog Journeys, made for Greenpeace, exploring the daily realities of people forced to live with severe air pollution in China. The film looks at both large cities and smaller towns, each...

Smog Journeys

Video | 22 January, 2015 at 8:30

Directed for Greenpeace by renowned Chinese director Jia Zhangke, this poetic film explores the daily realities of people forced to live with severe air pollution in China. The film looks at both large cities and smaller towns, each equally...

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