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First Global Review of Arctic Marine Mammals Reveals Uncertain Future

Changing Planet<p>A young polar bear comes to shore during the summer in northern Alaska. (Photograph by Eric Regehr, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)<p><i>Despite Arctic marine mammals being icons of climate change, little is known about their populations across the Arctic. In a first ever global review of</i> …

Global Warming

Too Busy to Network? Make Time With These 15 Tips | Inc.com

People are key to a company's success, and that means taking the time to network and build relationships. But with such limited time, how can entrepreneurs manage to keep existing contacts close and meet new people--and still get work done?<p>It is possible, and it boils down to developing some …

Whales Are Getting Even Bigger — NOVA Next | PBS

The blue whale is the largest living animal on Earth—and it may not be a coincidence that it lives in the ocean.<p>A new study in the journal Science …

Steven Spielberg reportedly wants to direct the Indiana Jones reboot

With Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt in the title role<p>Word has been circling for some time that Disney is mulling a reboot of the <i>Indiana Jones</i> series and wants <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> star Chris Pratt to take the whip. <i>Deadline</i> is now reporting that Steven Spielberg himself is interested in …

For The Evolution Of Marine Creatures, Bigger Is Better, Study Says

For more than 500 million years, sea creatures have been getting bigger — much bigger as it turns out, according to a study by scientists who say that the evolutionary trend toward larger body size fits with a 19th-century principle known as Cope's rule.<p>The rule, first posited in the late 1800s by …

Starving Sea Lion Pups in California: Warmer Ocean Could Be to Blame

The strandings of hundreds of sea lion pups along the California coast this year are linked to a puzzling weather pattern that has warmed their Pacific Ocean habitat and likely impacted fish populations they rely on for food, federal scientists said.<p>Some 940 stranded sea lions, mostly pups, have …

Sea Lions

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About 140 Pilot Whales Die After Getting Stranded on New Zealand Beach

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — About 140 pilot whales that stranded themselves on a remote stretch of New Zealand beach have died, but conservation workers and volunteers are hoping the remaining 60 or so will survive after they managed to get them refloated, an official said Saturday. The geography of …

Ten tips for blogging effectively

Reporters are familiar with the power of the blog.<p>Many journalists and media outlets use blogs to document live event coverage or to aggregate …

Career advice for young journalists: Don't take Felix Salmon's career advice.

Felix Salmon is an astute thinker, a brilliant writer, and the epitome of a successful modern journalist. (He’s also the witty and charming co-host …

Divers take lionfish invasion into their own hands

Known for their venomous spikes and voracious appetites, lionfish populations have exploded over the past three decades across the western Atlantic …

Fish

Why Hundreds of Starving Sea Lion Pups Are Washing Up in California

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Now You Can Clone Your Pet into a Stuffed Animal

Because it's cuter than taxidermy.<p>Photos: Carters News Agency, via<p>From freeze-drying them to storing them in 3D-printed pet urns, there are a lot of ways to remember your deceased animal friend. Thanks to Cuddle Clones, the Louisville-based company that creates lifelike stuffed animals from images …

The fight against wildlife poaching | Africa

South Africa has been forced to sell some of its wildlife. It has moved around 100 rhinos to neighbouring countries and into private reserves just to protect them from poachers.<p>The illegal wildlife trade is estimated to be worth around $150bn a year, according to the United Nations Environment …

Squire, Ready My Mount: Wildlife Photographer Captures Tree Frog Riding Rhinoceros Beetle

These are the (possibly staged) shots taken by Indonesian based wildlife photographer Hendy Mp of a tree frog riding a rhinoceros beetle. They look …

The differences between PR and marketing

<b>“What’s the difference between PR and marketing?” It’s a common question and one that was posed to me last week when I presented</b> a webinar on content …

Brands Will Nearly Double Marketing Data Budgets While Tripling Mobile Ad Spend in 3 Years

The ad world's data movement isn't going anywhere—in fact, it's going to almost double in the next few years.<p>Brands will allot 11.7 percent of their …

Two Most Amazing Feats of Mass Media Bias? | Washington's Blog

<b>1) Convincing a large percentage of the public that human-caused climate change is not happening.</b><p>Different polls find different percentages, but they …

BBC Blogs - College of Journalism - Why did you get into journalism and would you do it again? Part one

Why did you get into journalism and would you do it again? Part one<p>Cathy Loughranis an editor of the BBC Academy blog<p>Comments<p>When he offered his no doubt well-meant advice to young, aspiring journalists last week - about journalism being a “dumb career move” in 2015, and likely to get dumber - …

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Films to fuel your wanderlust this year

Finding oneself while traveling: it's a classic literary theme from <i>Siddhartha</i> to <i>On The Road</i>, and a somewhat overused trope in contemporary page-turners-turned-blockbusters.<p>But the process comes full circle when film adaptations inspire further adventure. Books such as <i>Into the Wild</i>, <i>Lord of the …

The Quietest Places in America, Mapped

New data from National Park Service scientists shows that "most people live in environments where night skies and soundscapes are profoundly degraded."<p>If you're craving some quiet, get the heck outta Dodge—Dodge City, Kansas, that is. Or basically any city in the U.S.<p>A new "loudness" map from the …

National Parks

7 Reasons Starbucks Just Launched a Subscription Service | Inc.com

The transaction economy is fast being replaced by the subscription economy. Instead of buying one song at a time, many music fans are subscribing to sites like Rdio and Spotify to get their tunes.<p>Instead of buying movies, couch potatoes are subscribing to Netflix.<p>It is estimated that Amazon Prime …

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Establishing A Web Presence

Whether you are an entrepreneur or an employee looking for another job, it is vital for you to have a web presence, especially if you provide a service to the public.<p>As a professional, you have your own personal brand. Establishing a web presence is how you market your brand. Not having a web …

Public Relations

5 Social Media Tools Real Community Managers Actually Use

February 16, 2015<p>Community Managers are a bit of an enigma; we spend a lot of time with our heads down, peeking out things on our laptops and phones, …

Do you want to work with Great White Sharks?

Shark Diver is a commercial shark diving company, that's been in business for over 14 years and has a heavy emphasis on conservation. Our goals at …