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Japan Resumes Plans to Hunt for Whales in Antarctica

Japan Resumes Plans to Hunt for Whales in Antarctica

Japan plans to continue its whaling operations in Antarctica for scientific research. Although the International Whaling Commission (IWC) banned commercial whaling in 1986, Japan has continued to hunt whales under a research loophole in the ban. Japan currently has plans…

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Get Ready for the Rabbit Stampede! [VIDEO]

Get Ready for the Rabbit Stampede! [VIDEO]

How many rabbits have you seen in one place at one time? This many? This woman on Rabbit Island (Okunoshima) in Japan gets chased by hundreds of bunny rabbits. SEE ALSO:  The Cutest Face in the Woods [VIDEO] Rabbit Island is…

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Should Fishing International Waters Be Banned?

Should Fishing International Waters Be Banned?

In order to preserve our world's fisheries, scientists are contemplating a radical new strategy: making fishing international waters illegal. Over the last few decades, the vast majority of the world's ocean fisheries have been significantly over-fished. Many scientists believe that…

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Japanese Government Wants Youth to Take Up Hunting

Japanese Government Wants Youth to Take Up Hunting

Sika deer and Japanese boar populations are exploding in Japan and local governments are recruiting youth to reduce their populations by taking up hunting. The number of people hunting in Japan has been declining for 40 years. That's a problem for…

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