07 Oct '11, 9pm

The Most Important Fish in America in Jeopardy! | Care2 Causes

The Most Important Fish in America in Jeopardy! | Care2 Causes

Picture a school of small, silver-colored fish, moving swiftly and smoothly through the water acting as one, single organism. Together, they equal the size and weight of a blue whale. Such is the conduct of the most important fish in the sea: the Menhaden. Menhaden are the most underrated, yet most essential fish of the Atlantic and Gulf waters. But a history of overfishing and human interference will soon leave them as a distant memory. Safe fishing targets for Menhaden have been exceeded every single year but one since 1955. In fact, overfishing of Menhaden dates all the way back to 1879. Millions of tons of Menhaden were used as fertilizers, oil and animal feed until all of them, on the coasts of New York, Connecticut and Maine, were completely gone. It’s quite easy to overlook Menhaden’s importance. With their foot-long frame and lowest ranking on the food chain, they ...

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Why Snow Leopards Need Help | Care2 Causes

Why Snow Leopards Need Help | Care2 Causes

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 8pm

NOTE: This is a guest post from Brad Rutherford. He has been the executive director of the Snow Leopard Trust since 2000 a...

Smiths Authentic British Fish and Chips

Smiths Authentic British Fish and Chips

eatbma.blogspot.com 08 Oct '11, 11am

, but this worked for me (230 Tanjong Katong Road, 6345-9855), as it came out piping hot from the fryer with plenty of mal...

Steve Jobs Was an Arab American | Care2 Causes

Steve Jobs Was an Arab American | Care2 Causes

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 12am

Written by Shirin Sadeghi for New America Media Abdul Fattah Jandali, a young Syrian Muslim immigrant in Wisconsin, never ...

Care2 Victory! No More Shark Finning In California! | Care2 Causes

Care2 Victory! No More Shark Finning In Califor...

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 12am

Governor Jerry Brown today signed into law Assembly Bill 376 , meaning the sale, possession or distribution of shark fins ...

We Have A Right To Know If It's GMO! | Care2 Causes

We Have A Right To Know If It's GMO! | Care2 Ca...

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 5am

I demand the right to know what I am eating. Why should that be such a problem? For a decade, Monsanto has been selling ge...

15 Years & Smears With Fox News | Care2 Causes

15 Years & Smears With Fox News | Care2 Causes

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 1am

Written by Melinda Warner , a Media Matters blogger As Fox News celebrates its 15th anniversary, Media Matters looks back ...

Your website wont survive in the search engine ...

webconfs.com 08 Oct '11, 10pm

If you've read anything about or studied Search Engine Optimization, you've come across the term "backlink" at least once....

Man with Breast Cancer says, "Don't be embarrassed...it's too important" | Care2 Causes

Man with Breast Cancer says, "Don't be embarras...

care2.com 01 Oct '11, 10pm

Somewhere in the back of his mind, 77 year-old Donald knew that men could get breast cancer. He remembered the sad case of...

Fish Uses Tool | Care2 Causes

Fish Uses Tool | Care2 Causes

care2.com 01 Oct '11, 2am

Humans had long thought they were the only species capable of using tools . Then in the 1960s, Jane Goodall observed chimp...

Tian Wai Tian Fish Head Steamboat: Why Fish Head Steamboat always have to wait so long?: Pomfret Steamboat (sma...

Tian Wai Tian Fish Head Steamboat: Why Fish Hea...

ieatishootipost.sg 12 Oct '11, 2am

I must have visited this coffeeshop countless of times in my ten years studying at St Andrew's School. It is located just ...

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soshiok.com 12 Oct '11, 4pm

Singapore, March 12, 2010 - Copycat versions of top restaurant's signature dishes abound in the world and Singapore like N...

"The Decline and Fall of America's Decline and Fall" by Joseph S. Nye

"The Decline and Fall of America's Decline and ...

straitstimes.com 07 Oct '11, 7am

Joseph S. Nye, Jr., is a former US assistant secretary of defense, is a professor at Harvard University and the author of ...

Attend Conference to End Factory Farming | Care2 Causes

Attend Conference to End Factory Farming | Care...

care2.com 07 Oct '11, 12pm

Farm Sanctuary will host the first National Conference to End Factory Farming : For Health, Environment and Farm Animals. ...

iisjong.blogspot.com: Fish & Co. has a new menu! :O

iisjong.blogspot.com: Fish & Co. has a new menu...

iisjong.blogspot.com 15 Oct '11, 12am

One day, I was at Fish & Co. Clementi Mall with some bloggers for a food tasting session. "Hmmmm...... As the name suggest...

Treat Child Trafficking Victims as Victims, Not Criminals | Care2 Causes

Treat Child Trafficking Victims as Victims, Not...

care2.com 06 Oct '11, 9am

This guest blog is from Kevin Ryan, President of Covenant House. One of the largest privately-funded childcare agencies in...