Peter G Knott
There's so much people can do to avoid shark deaths and injuries.
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Plastic is a convenience that solves a lot of our short-term problems. Except it is starting to choke us.
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Here's something to meditate about. Yoga pants, and other clothes made from common synthetic materials, are causing the world's oceans to fill up with minuscule pieces of plastic known as microfibers,...
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The devastating die-off appears to be heading toward yet another record.
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A rare goose-beaked whale that repeatedly beached on a Norwegian shore was so ill that it had to be euthanized — and experts soon found out why. The 2-ton animal had about 30 plastic bags and ot...
Wildlife always poses a risk. In the past there have been people mauled by bears, ripped apart by great apes, attacked by lions. Yet we scream out if anyone ever mentions destroying these animals, let alone cull a species.