19 May '12, 1pm

Japanese Ships to Kill 260 Whales in Name of "Science" | Care2 Causes

Commercial whaling is banned under international treaty but, since 1987, Japan has been taking advantage of a loophole under which it is possible to conduct lethal research in the name of science. For this reason, two Japanese whaling ships, the Yushin Maru and Yushin Maru No 2 , left the Shimonoseki port in Yamaguchi, western Japan, to join the Nisshin Maru, their mother vessel. A fishery ministry official says that the fleet is scheduled to catch about 260 whales, including 100 minke whales and 10 sperm whales, between now and early August. The northern minke whale is considered “Lower Risk Near Threatened” according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN’s) Red List of Threatened Species . The sperm whale is an endangered species, after at least a million were killed by commercial whalers in the 19th and 20th centuries. Japan h...

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care2.com 19 May '12, 8pm

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Beluga Whales At Risk From Destructive Oil and Gas Drilling | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 18 May '12, 11pm

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Talking To Dolphins Could Be Possible With New Device | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 19 May '12, 10am

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Why You Aren't Eating Your Veggies | Care2 Causes

care2.com 19 May '12, 2am

I agree with Edgar Z. It is cheaper to pay a little more for organic fruits and vegetables to put in your body for good he...

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oishipizza.com 20 May '12, 11am

Would You Pay a 20% "Fat Tax"? | Care2 Causes

Would You Pay a 20% "Fat Tax"? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 19 May '12, 7pm

A “fat tax” of at least 20% is necessary to improve population health, says a new study in the British Medical Journal . M...

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Victory! Cincinnati Repeals Breed Ban | Care2 Causes

Victory! Cincinnati Repeals Breed Ban | Care2 C...

care2.com 18 May '12, 5am

Dog lovers and animal advocates finally saw a victory yesterday when the Cincinnati City Council in Ohio voted 8-1 to repe...

Cruelty Exposed in Gaited Horse World | Care2 Causes

Cruelty Exposed in Gaited Horse World | Care2 C...

care2.com 20 May '12, 6am

A recent undercover investigation by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) at a training barn for Tennessee Walki...

Food Is A Feminist Issue | Care2 Causes

Food Is A Feminist Issue | Care2 Causes

care2.com 21 May '12, 5am

Food is a feminist issue and access to healthy, local food can be an avenue for social justice and transformation. In many...

Finding A Groom For Dying Celebrity Dog, Lucky | Care2 Causes

Finding A Groom For Dying Celebrity Dog, Lucky ...

care2.com 19 May '12, 8pm

Lucky the Maltese has posed with so many of Hollywood’s hottest stars it has earned her the title of “Most Photographed Do...

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care2.com 22 May '12, 4am

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World's First Vegetarian Shark Shuns Meat | Care2 Causes

World's First Vegetarian Shark Shuns Meat | Car...

care2.com 21 May '12, 4pm

A six-foot-long nurse shark living at the Birmingham National Sea Life Center in England has reportedly become the first s...

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railscasts.com 19 May '12, 8am

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