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Should whale welfare be considered in sustainable fishing?

Hundreds of thousands of whales and dolphins are killed each year as bycatch in commercial fishing. Yet unless their deaths pose a species-level threat, the welfare of bycaught cetaceans is rarely a factor in evaluating a fishery’s sustainability.
Should whale welfare be considered in sustainable fishing?

Climate research needs a better understanding of power

There’s lots of research on how to convince people that climate change is real, and lots more about how to motivate people to take action once they are convinced. But much less is known about how to translate climate concern and activism into real political power.
Climate research needs a better understanding of power

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