The Cove

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Six Years Later: Did 'The Cove' Impact Dolphin Hunting in Japan?

The number of dolphins hunt and captured is down, but the hunt is still going strong.
Melissa Cronin
9.4.15
whale meat

There's Nothing More Depressing than Eating Whale Meat in a Municipal Airport

You know what would make a meal at a sterile, joyless municipal airport even more depressing? Eating the flesh of a sentient, endangered animal that was probably slaughtered by a profit-hungry poacher.
Hilary Pollack
11.18.14
WTF

A New Water Park in Japan Will Let You Play with Dolphins While You Eat Dolphins

The dolphin-meat-obsessed Japanese town of Taiji announced plans to build a water park that features dolphin stunts and attractions, while also serving them for the culinary enjoyment of their patrons. It could just be a publicity stunt, but it's...
Mike Pearl
10.11.13
Food

A New Water Park in Japan Will Let You Play with Dolphins While You Eat Dolphins

The dolphin-meat-obsessed Japanese town of Taiji announced plans to build a water park that features dolphin stunts and attractions, while also serving them for the culinary enjoyment of their patrons. It could just be a publicity stunt, but it's...
Mike Pearl
10.10.13
Motherboard Blog

Drones, Getaway Cars, and Saving the Planet: Louie Psihoyos Is the Real Life Steve Zissou

Yeah, we're about I'd say, 60% done with the new movie. You do your best to try to budget a documentary. But you zig and zag so much because, if you're doing a good job, you're not on script – (laughs) there really is no script.
Daniel Stuckey
9.19.12
Motherboard Blog

"The Heist" Is An Environmental Documentary That Promises Action

Oceanic Preservation Society, Louie Psihoyos' non-profit organization that was responsible for producing Academy Award-Winner The Cove is making a new film, and it looks pretty damn exciting. If you've never seen The Cove, I'm guessing that a) you...
Daniel Stuckey
9.4.12