Noelle Schmidt

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SciCafe: Science, Ethics & De-Extinction with Ross MacPhee

Restaurant's Seal Meat and Foie Gras Burger Sparking Outrage

By Jennifer Mishler | October 17, 2013<p><i>The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the</i> …

Sea Shepherds

Environment<br>Whaling<br>South Korea drops plans to resume whaling<br>Proposals to conduct 'scientific' whale hunts similar to those carried out by Japan …

Annual Dolphin Slaughter

<b>Added:</b>Feb-23-2008<p><b>By:</b> ItzMeRon (857.40)<p><b>Tags:</b> Sky News, Dolphins, Dolphin, Slaugher, Massacre, Killing, Kill, Death, Dead, Japan, Japanese, Food, …

Sea Shepherds

NEW DOLPHIN PRISON IN THE BAHAMAS<br>July 19, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute<br>By Ric O’Barry<br>Director<br>Dolphin Project...<br>Earth Island …

Off the Menu: Hong Kong Government Bans Shark’s Fin

Hong Kong may be the capital of the world’s shark’s fin trade, but as environmentalists step up their campaign against the delicacy, even this city’s government has declared it off-limits.<p>Last year, China’s government announced it would stop serving shark’s fin soup at official banquets, a move …

Visitors to Swim with and Eat Dolphins at Taiji Marine Park

By Jennifer Mishler | October 7, 2013<p><i>The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the</i> …

Disabled killer whale with missing fins survives with the help of family who hunt for its food

• Rainer Schimpf spotted the whale off Port Elizabeth in South Africa<br>• It was missing its right-side pectoral fin and dorsal fin<br>• But it was cared for by …

Port Elizabeth

‘Dark day for world’s oceans’ as talks to protect Antarctic marine life fail

Talks to create two protected marine reserves in the Antarctic have failed, as Russia, Ukraine and China refused to commit to the plans.<p>Delegates …

Sea Shepherd UK - Sea Shepherd announces Operation GrindStop 2014

<b>artikel i dansk</b><p>The Academy Award winning film <b>The Cove</b> turned the international spotlight on the bloody carnage of dolphins screaming in a bay filled …

Harry Potter Mashed Up With Mean Girls Is The Best Thing Ever

If there’s one thing we know about people of our generation, it’s this: they really like <i>Harry Potter</i>, <i>Mean Girl</i>, and references to one or either of …

Sea Dragon (photo)

Image of a Leafy Seadragon fish <i>(Phycodurus eques)</i> native to the southern and western coasts of Australia. Shot by Boing Boing reader John K. Goodman. …

The new equation for estimating alien life across the universe

Many of us have glanced upwards at the stars and wondered whether there is other life out there somewhere. Few, however, have then tried to write down an equation to express the probability in numbers.<p>Sara Seager of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has done just that. Her equation collects …

Iron Age fort and Bronze Age burial mounds uncovered in New Forest

More than 3,500 new archaeological sites have been discovered in the New Forest National Park, thanks to high-tech laser mapping technology.<p>Using …

NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds More Signs that Ancient Mars Had Water

NASA's Curiosity rover has found yet more evidence of ancient Martian water, this time during a recent pit stop along the way toward a huge Red …

Mars Rover

Mystery Solved: Black Hole Belch Caused Galactic Glow

Like virtually all galaxies, the Milky Way has a monster lurking at its very core: a giant black hole, as massive as four million suns, which will …

Butt Pudding kit from Japan

Rusty Blazenhoff of Laughing Squid reports on a Butt Pudding kit.

Spy animals of the Cold War

During the Cold War, the CIA sent cats outfitted with electronic gear to eavesdrop on the enemy. This and other amazing stories in BB pal Tom …

Skeleton of Ancient Prince Reveals Etruscan Life

The skeletonized body of an Etruscan prince, possibly a relative to Tarquinius Priscus, the legendary fifth king of Rome from 616 to 579 B.C., has been brought to light in an extraordinary finding that promises to reveal new insights on one of the ancient world’s most fascinating cultures.<p>Found in Tarquinia, a hill town about 50 miles northwest of Rome, famous for its Etruscan art treasures, the 2,600 year old intact burial site came complete with a full array of precious grave goods.<p>“It’s a …