| May 28, 2010
An enthusiastic crowd responded Sunday to a rallying cry to raise awareness of and to declare opposition to the resumption of commercial whaling..
More than 75 people gathered at Main Beach in Laguna to sign petitions and video-tape a plea to President...
| Jun 16, 2010
NUUK, Greenland -- Only twice have I entered a country without someone at least glancing at my ID or passport. The first time was in Iraq, when the war began and the borders flew open. The second time was here in Greenland.
Iraq-like bedlam is not why...
| Jun 17, 2010
A dead sperm whale has been found floating 77 miles south of the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
According to a news release, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is conducting tests to determine the circumstance around the whale'...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 6:35 PM
ZeroTrash illustrates litter impact on oceans
ZeroTrash was recently asked by the Miocean Foundation, an Orange County nonprofit that focuses on pollution removal at local beaches, to highlight its "1st Saturday" community clean-up efforts in O.C....
| Jan 8, 2010
Head to head battle on the high seas! The anti-whaling interceptor the Ady Gil takes on a Japanese whaling boat in the Antarctic. The violent encounter has since sent the Ady Gil to the bottom of the Southern Ocean.
The ship sank before dawn as it was...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 10:00 PM
The "Whale Wars" appear to be escalating after protestors say they were attacked for a second time in a month by a Japanese whaling boat.
"I think what they are trying to do is intimidate us out of the area by becoming more and more violent," said...
| Feb 27, 2010
| 12:24 PM
It was back to business at SeaWorld's Shamu Stadium on Saturday, but there were some glaring differences in a show that has brought tourists from across the globe to the celebrate the beauty of jumping killer whales.
On an emotional morning that...
| Feb 24, 2010
A SeaWorld Orlando animal trainer was killed this afternoon during an accident at SeaWorld's Shamu Stadium, park and law enforcement officials said.
Dawn Brancheau, a 40-year-old with extensive training experience, drowned following a popular Dine with...
| Feb 24, 2010
| 4:39 PM
A San Diego SeaWorld spokesman says killer whale shows in San Diego have been suspended Wednesday after a trainer was killed by an orca at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida
A SeaWorld employee died Wednesday afternoon during the killer whale attack, at...
| Feb 25, 2010
Philip Hoare is best known for his biography of Noel Coward, but he turns his attention to a much grimmer subject than the follies of "Mad Dogs and Englishmen" in "The Whale," an eminently readable chronicle of the tragic interaction between humans and...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 12:46 PM
Investigators said today in a new report that SeaWorld Orlando trainer Dawn Brancheau died from "multiple traumatic injuries and drowning" after a killer whale pulled her underwater by her long pony tail near the theme park's Shamu Stadium.