Top 5 Ways Water Gets Polluted

Top 5 Ways Water Gets Polluted

If you thought throwing your sandwich wrapper in a stream while camping was most common form of water pollution, think again: from agricultural runoff to waste treatment, pollution affects more and more of the Earth’s water supply every minute. Sewage and Fertilizer, Acid Rain, Non-point Sources, The Oil Industry, Heat. image from : treehugger.com

Whaling in the Faroe Islands

Whaling in the Faroe Islands

Whaling in the Faroe Islands has been practiced since about the time of the first Norse settlements on the islands. It is regulated by Faroese authorities but not by the International Whaling Commission as there are disagreements about the Commission’s competency for small cetaceans. image from : thefullwiki.org

How Divers Helped a Shark in Need

How Divers Helped a Shark in Need

When the grey nurse shark was found by two divers in Australia, he had a 4ft gaff – a hooked pole used to haul big fish on to boats – wedged in his mouth. One of the divers, John Natoli, said: ‘Although it did not appear to be suffering in any way, it was obvious […]