exploration

Be the Change by Supporting the Antarctic Ocean Alliance

March 1, 2012 / No Comments

The Antarctic Ocean Alliance, which includes 16 environmental and conservation organizations like Greenpeace, WWF, and the International Fund for Animal Welfare and the American oceanographer Sylvia Earle, is proposing that 19 areas be set aside as marine protected areas or no-take zones where fishing and mineral exploration are prohibited. Many fisheries scientists argue that such reserves offer the best hope for ...

What’s good about high gas prices? Japan – China Love

June 20, 2008 / 1 Comment

What good about high gas prices? I can think of a lot of things, but here's one. Japan and China, historical enemies, are cooperating in the East China Sea as they explore for more natural gas. It's the first time the two countries have agreed to explore undersea resources together. The exploration is overtly an attempt at improving the relations ...