12 Sep '11, 2pm

Endangered Dolphins Decline More | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Dolphins Decline More | Care2 Healthy Living

A recent survey of Irrawaddy dolphins in the Mekong River showed their numbers have dropped to only 85. Their population has been studied by photographing them and noting unique markings of their dorsal fins. Survival of their calves is very low, so the small numbers mean they could go extinct. They are mainly threatened by fishing practices that result in them being accidentally caught, as well as habitat loss. In the 1950s there thousands living in the Mekong . Now on any given day, there may be more tourist boats looking for them than there are dolphins. Thailand, Burma, the Philippines, India and Indonesia also have critically endangered populations. Only the Irrawaddy living in Bangladeshi waters are at more stable population of about 5,800. Irrawaddy dolphins are actually ocean dolphins that live in brackish water. They have been known for behaviors such as spitting ...

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Stem Cells Could Save Highly Endangered Species | Care2 Causes

Stem Cells Could Save Highly Endangered Species...

care2.com 11 Sep '11, 11pm

Using human stem cells to reproduce highly specialized cells such as blood, nerve or muscle cells has been the source of m...

Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 14 Sep '11, 3pm

I love walnuts! My mom loved to cook with them because they add flavor and crunch to any meal. Now I know that walnuts are...

Green Your Purse | Care2 Healthy Living

Green Your Purse | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 15 Sep '11, 3pm

On Tuesday, I posted an article on all natural lip balm , which inspired me to think about all the other things we women c...

Nature Is Free For Everyone - But It's Endanger...

care2.com 15 Sep '11, 12am

I use green methods to control bugs. 1 part sugar + 1 part borax + 1 part water in a water bottle with a hole drilled into...

Endangered Species Could be Saved with Stem Cells | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Species Could be Saved with Stem Cel...

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 9pm

Some animal conservationists believe that stems cells from endangered animals could be preserved in a cell bank to prevent...

Dolphins use tools to catch their food. Amazing. #dolphins #animals

Dolphins use tools to catch their food. Amazing...

care2.com 23 Sep '11, 10pm

Proving once again humans aren’t the only animals to use tools, Australian researchers documented bottlenose dolphins usin...

Apple-Almond Quinoa | Care2 Healthy Living: The HeartMath Kitchen shares one of its recipes on a bi-weekly basis...

Apple-Almond Quinoa | Care2 Healthy Living: The...

care2.com 18 Sep '11, 9pm

Since apples are in abundance during the fall season, why not take advantage of this versatile fruit? This vegetarian quin...

Secondhand Smoke Harms Pets | Care2 Healthy Living

Secondhand Smoke Harms Pets | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 13 Sep '11, 1pm

Did you know that smoking in your home can kill your indoor pets? Dogs, cats and birds have shown to be affected. Research...

Green Dry Cleaning | Care2 Healthy Living

Green Dry Cleaning | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 17 Sep '11, 3pm

As the Holidays come around again, most of us will be pulling out our fancier dresses and suits, our wools and dry-clean “...

Solyndra Solar is Bump in the Road

Solyndra Solar is Bump in the Road

care2.com 17 Sep '11, 1am

That the federal government wastes money isn’t news. Expenditures from the Iraq War have been estimated at $3 trillion or ...

[RECIPE] Gluten-Free Tabouli

[RECIPE] Gluten-Free Tabouli

care2.com 11 Sep '11, 8pm

The bulgur in regular tabouli is cooked and made of wheat. This one’s gluten-free, wheat-free and enzyme rich, of course. ...

Fantastic Cat Facts | Care2 Healthy Living

Fantastic Cat Facts | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 18 Sep '11, 1am

I have to disagree about them not meowing at each other, they most certainly do! My cat and my mom's meow at each other al...

Volleyball Dog (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 10 Sep '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy and Green Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustaina...

Meditation for Beginners | Care2 Healthy Living

Meditation for Beginners | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 15 Sep '11, 10pm

By Jill Lawson for DietsInReview.com To meditate is to disengage from a seemingly ever-present mental chatterbox and refle...

8 Vegetarian Athletes | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 11 Sep '11, 9pm

She has been a vegetarian for many years. Her record is one of the most impressive in professional sports. She won 18 Gran...