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Fearing US reaction, Japanese whaling fleet hides in port

Feature story | 16 November, 2007 at 12:08

The Japanese whaling fleet has delayed its departure to the Southern Ocean for its annual whale hunt to avoid political embarrassment when Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda meets with US President George W. Bush.

James Bond the whale...licensed to krill

Feature story | 7 November, 2007 at 1:00

Even among people who agree that whales should not be killed needlessly in the name of research, opinions diverge wildly when it comes to naming them. So far we have received over 8,000 entries to name some of the whales that were tagged for the...

Humpback whale off the coast of Tonga

Image | 12 November, 2009 at 16:22

Claire Garrigue

Image | 5 November, 2007 at 17:18

Claire Garrigue is the founder and scientific advisor of Opération Cétacés.

Nan Hausen

Image | 5 November, 2007 at 13:50

Nan Hausen serves as the President and Director of the Center for Cetacean Research and Conservation.

Defending our Oceans

Image | 13 October, 2007 at 15:30

World Oceans day on June 8th has only been officially observed since 2008 - when the UNGA resolution passed a resolution. It is an opportunity to honour the world's ocean and celebrate their value. But with the growing threats to marine life - it...

Sugizo, a famous Japanese musician.

Image | 17 December, 2007 at 13:25

Sugizo, a famous Japanese musician.

Humpback whales migrate from the Cook Islands

Image | 13 November, 2007 at 16:55

Humpback whales migrate from the Cook Islands in the South Pacific.

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