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Dec 28, 2015 09:58 AM ET // Discovery News
The rarely seen creature of the deep spends a few hours amid the boats moored in Toyama Bay.
Dec 7, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
A Japanese whaling fleet set sail for the Antarctic last week, despite environmentalists slamming the move as a 'crime against nature.'
Dec 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
From December through March 2016, Japan will kill minke whales worth more than $33 million. But they're priceless to conservationists hoping to save these gentle filter feeders. →
Nov 29, 2015 10:14 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Japan decides to ignore international criticism and begin new 12-year whaling program.
Nov 18, 2015 09:05 AM ET // AFP
The ruling punishes the firm for repeatedly killing Antarctic minke whales in an Australian Southern Ocean sanctuary.
Jun 26, 2015 01:33 PM ET // AFP
400-pound Shabani is being compared to Zoolander, with its manly good looks and model poses.
May 20, 2015 10:05 AM ET // AFP
The governing body of Japan's zoos and aquariums used to get its dolphins from the controversial and bloody hunt.
Mar 20, 2015 03:43 PM ET // Bianca Cheung, AFP
In crowded Tokyo, you can rent a mutt for a few hours of wet noses and unconditional loving from man's best friend.
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