30 Nov '11, 9pm

Rt @SaddestDolphins raise your concerns about the plight of the dolphins. Send you letters...

Dolphins are highly intelligent social creatures that live in pods, forming close bonds with family members. The 25 dolphins have been ripped off from their natural ocean habitats, snatch away from their family and pod mates, never to see them again. The transport from the ocean to the destination is traumatic for the dolphins due to the effect of gravity on land, and the sudden pressure from her own weight will cause severe pain and cramps. These cramps can make the dolphin unable to make any movement when lowered back into the water, resulting in death by drowning. Four plain concrete walls - that is often the captive surrounding of the dolphin. Contrast this to the vibrant oceans which is full of colors, movement, sounds and different landscape. Now, in captive, there is nowhere the dolphin can go except back and forth. Nothing for them to do, but to swim. And all those...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC111201-0000049/Do...

Tweets

Green Blog: Hundreds of Dead Dolphins, an Intri...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 01 Dec '11, 12pm

Institute for Marine Mammal Studies An injured dolphin as he appeared when he was rescued in Alabama last week. Four more ...

Single dolphin may hold key to effects of #BP #...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 01 Dec '11, 12pm

Institute for Marine Mammal Studies An injured dolphin as it appeared when it was rescued in Alabama last week. Four more ...

Do Working Moms Raise Healthier Kids? | Care2 Healthy Living: Lissa Rankin discusses a recent study which shows

Do Working Moms Raise Healthier Kids? | Care2 H...

care2.com 30 Nov '11, 6pm

If you’re a working mother like me, you may have noticed a few raised eyebrows from time to time. I was only five weeks po...

Facebook Facing Large Fines in Europe Due to Privacy Concerns

Facebook Facing Large Fines in Europe Due to Pr...

searchenginewatch.com 30 Nov '11, 11am

Social network giant Facebook is facing more legal action from the European Commission for "eavesdropping" on its users to...

TAIJI FISHERMEN SHOVE CORKS INTO THE WOUNDS OF DOLPHINS SO NOBODY CAN SEE THE BLOOD RUNNING INTO THE WATER

TAIJI FISHERMEN SHOVE CORKS INTO THE WOUNDS OF ...

care2.com 24 Nov '11, 4pm

NOTE: The slaughter and torment of dolphins was too urgent for 14 year old Ben Werdegar to take on “when he graduates” – e...