14 Dec '11, 2pm

A defender of the world’s whales sees only a tenuous recovery #whales

Camera Traps Emerge as Key Tool in Wildlife Research Scientists and conservationists are increasingly relying on heat- and motion-activated camera traps to study rare or reclusive species in remote habitats. And the striking images they provide are proving to be a boon for raising conservation awareness worldwide. READ MORE Northwest Oyster Die-offs Show Ocean Acidification Has Arrived The acidification of the world’s oceans from an excess of CO2 has already begun, as evidenced recently by the widespread mortality of oyster larvae in the Pacific Northwest. Scientists say this is just a harbinger of things to come if greenhouse gas emissions continue to soar. READ MORE Can Vulnerable Species Outrun Climate Change? Recent studies shed light on the key question of whether certain species, including slow-moving amphibians, can move swiftly enough to new territories as their ol...

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For Miller Nash It’s Thumbs Down for the Whales

For Miller Nash It’s Thumbs Down for the Whales

seashepherd.org 14 Dec '11, 9pm

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100 beluga whales caught in ice entrapment in Russian Far East.

100 beluga whales caught in ice entrapment in R...

channelnewsasia.com 14 Dec '11, 11am

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wdcs.org 14 Dec '11, 8pm

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grist.org 13 Dec '11, 8pm

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LG introduces world’s first HD LTE Smartphone in Japan with the L-01D « Akihabara News

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en.akihabaranews.com 15 Dec '11, 12am

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Tsunami Recovery Funds Subsidize Japanese Whale Hunt via @Care2 -- Please Retweet

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care2.com 11 Dec '11, 11pm

A Greenpeace investigation has forced Japanese officials to admit that they will have diverted a large portion of money ea...