News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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Whale, dolphin ‘superpods’ could be an economic boon for one tiny country

By Olive Andrews

January 10, 2017
A scientific survey has confirmed high numbers of whales and dolphins in Timor-Leste’s waters.
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Recent findings illuminate dark world of ‘demon whale-biters’

By Sophie Bertazzo

June 28, 2016
Research on the elusive cookie-cutter shark is the latest evidence of how little we know about the ocean and its marine life.
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On the trail of the South Pacific’s great humpbacks

By Olive Andrews

November 12, 2015
A team of whale researchers makes some exciting discoveries in a place never before surveyed for marine mammals.
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Animals without borders: The challenge of protecting our oceans

By Dr. Greg Stone

August 28, 2015
In order to conserve these extraordinary species, we need to start thinking and acting beyond the boundaries on our maps.
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Finding the Lonely Whale: Q&A with Actor and Producer Adrian Grenier

By Molly Bergen

February 11, 2015
The “Entourage” star explains why he wants to make a documentary about the “52-hertz whale.”
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