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Japan Resumes Whale Hunting

Japan resumes whale hunting in Antarctica despite world wide condemnation. Their reason is given as scientific research. Whaling is the hunting of whales and dates back to at least 6000 BC. Whaling and other threats have led to at least five of the 13 great whales being listed as endangered.[1] Commercial whaling is subject to a moratorium by the International Whaling Commission (IWC), although the moratori ...

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