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Welcome to the Ocean News Magazine website! Here you can find incredible photographs and articles from around the world. Our aim is to make the news about our precious oceans accessible to all whether that be a small child or a Professor. Currently, we are expanding our website and reach, hoping to end up with […]

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FISH FARMS: THE ETHICAL, SUSTAINABLE…

FISH FARMS: THE ETHICAL, SUSTAINABLE ALTERNATIVE TO OCEAN FISHING, OR THE POISONED CHALICE OF SEAFOOD CONSUMPTION? ~The ethical and environmental implications of fish farms against a backdrop of depleting wild fish stocks~ Written by Lauren Wills The ethics behind our meal choices are more poignant than ever before. As mass media takes heed of the […]

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WHALING, JAPAN, AND…

WHALING, JAPAN, AND THE ERADICATION OF THE OCEAN’S GENTLEST ‘ECOSYSTEM ENGINEERS’ – How whaling is antithetical to climate change control, but why Japan’s decision to leave the International Whaling Commission might be cause for celebration – Written by Lauren Wills With the end of 2018 came the news that Japan – a nation notorious for […]

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SHARK BITE – A CHILD’S TOUCH

~Why the survival of the human race may depend on the acceptance that the ocean’s top predator, the shark, is neither the commodity nor the threat we think ~ Written by Lauren Wills They are one of man’s most feared enemies; vilified in film, demonised by the media, and the stuff of surfers’ nightmares. But beyond […]

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Sperm Whales Found Dead In Germany, Stomachs FULL Of Plastic And Car Parts

In January, 29 sperm whales were found stranded on shores around the North Sea, an area that is too shallow for the marine wildlife. Only recently were details of the animals’ necropsy released. However, scientists were deeply disturbed by what they found in the animals’ stomachs. According to a press release from Wadden Sea National Park in Schleswig-Holstein, […]

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Our Relationship with the Ocean

The ocean is intrinsically woven into every one of our lives and many people (including me) maintain a love affair with it. Whether this is for sport, work or any other numerous number of things, we find ourselves very much drawn to it. It seemingly calms the soul and provides a place of peace for […]

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